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Gale Family Library

345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102



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Library Hours

Tue 9 am-8 pm
Wed-Sat 9 am-4 pm
Sun Closed
Mon Closed
Holiday Hours



Using the Library

Collections Online Minnesota History Timeline Timepieces

Library Catalog Search
Research Materials

Library News

  • March is Women's History Month: Check out information on Researching Minnesota Women and materials related to some of Minnesota's all-women bands.
  • The next Topics on Family History Class will be taught on April 18th and will focus on researching Inheritance, Estate Settlements and Wills. For more information or to register for the class, please visit our Attend a Library Class page.
  • History Day Students: Take a look at our guide for researching at the MNHS Library. And check out the new MNHS Collections prize in this year's State History Day Prize Catalog!
  • We are happy to announce that the Library has a new resource for researchers: Fold3. It provides access to a variety of records--particularly military records--and is available for use on any of our in-house computers. For more information, visit our Fold3 Now Available! page.
  • World War I Disallowed Bonus Records are now indexed in our Collections Online system. The full records can be viewed onsite or copies can be ordered through our World War I Bonus Records Request research service.