Dates: Dec. 5, 2013, Dec. 6, 2013, Dec. 7, 2013, Dec. 8, 2013
Time (History Center Hours): 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday; Check individual sites' hours, as they may vary.
Double Discount Shopping Days offers you savings on Minnesota-inspired, quality gifts in time for the holidays! Minnesota Historical Society members will receive a double discount (20 percent) at the History Center and other museums and historic sites across the state. One-of-a-kind items, jewelry and more are featured along with new books from MHS Press at the History Center, and gifts with regional flavor are available at historic sites around the state. Meet MHS Press authors at History Center book signings all weekend. Your purchases help support the Society’s programs!
Saturday, December 7
11:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.
Rae Katherine Eighmey will be signing her book Soda Shop Salvation: Recipes and Stories from the Sweeter Side of Prohibition
Sunday, December 8
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Timothy Mahoney will be signing his book: Secret Partners: Big Tom Brown and the Barker Gang
Jewelry Trunk Show
Thursday - Sunday, December 5-8
Minnesota jewelry designer, Karen Journey (For the Journey Jewelry) will be in the store with her Fall/Winter collection of jewelry. This is a great opportunity to shop her entire line and meet the designer.
Double discount savings will also be available at gift shops at:
Minnesota History Center, Mill City Museum, Split Rock Lighthouse, Alexander Ramsey House, Forest History Center, James J. Hill House, Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post, Minnesota State Capitol, North West Company Fur Post, Oliver H. Kelley Farm, or online at http://shop.mnhs.org/
For special events going during this same weekend at historic sites, check visitmnhistory.org