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Sibley Historic Site
1357 Sibley Memorial Hwy
Mendota, MN 55120


During road construction, access Hwy 13 from Hwy 55 north and drive past the detour sign to the site.


Open for seasonal events and programming.

Call for group tours.


  • $7 adults
  • $6 seniors and college students
  • $6 children 6-17
  • Free for children age 5 and under and MNHS members.



2015 Nov / Dec

No events are currently scheduled at this historic site.

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Sibley Historic Site

Visit some of Minnesota's oldest buildings and explore the early 1800s, when Mendota was a major center of the region's fur trade. Among the buildings is the home of Henry Hastings Sibley, successful fur trader and first governor of Minnesota.

The site is managed by the Dakota County Historical Society.

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We're closed for the season. Come back and see us next summer!