Membership

345 Kellogg Blvd W
Saint Paul, MN 55102
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651-259-3131 or
1-888-293-4440

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Membership

MNHS Members get the best deal in history!

The Minnesota Historical Society preserves our past, shares our stories, and connects people to history. Your membership support helps MNHS use the power of history to transform lives.

Basic membership benefits

  • Free general admission at 26 MNHS historic sites and museums in Minnesota, including Split Rock Lighthouse, Mill City Museum, and more!
  • Free or discounted tours, family activities, pub crawls, classes, and other special events.
  • 10% discount at all MNHS museum stores, Cafe Minnesota and Mill City Cafe, on Gale Family Library services and MNHS Press purchases.
  • Award-winning Minnesota History magazine and app, and MNHS magazine to keep you updated about upcoming events.
  • Exhibit previews and members-only events.
  • Discount on Minnesota History Center parking.
  • Time Travelers reciprocal benefits at nearly 250 historical societies nationwide.
  • A portion of your membership is tax-deductible.

Help preserve and share Minnesota's heritage for the benefit of all Minnesotans.

Select the membership level that’s right for you.

Household Plus

  • Basic membership benefits for 2 adults + kids under age 18 in household, or grandchildren
  • Admission for 2 additional guests outside member household
$99 per year

Household

  • Basic membership benefits for 2 adults + kids under age 18 in household, or grandchildren
$79 per year

Individual Plus

  • Basic membership benefits for 1 adult
  • Admission for 1 additional guest outside member household
$69 per year

Individual

  • Basic membership benefits for 1 adult
$50 per year

Teacher

  • Basic membership benefits
  • $5 standing discount for K-12 teachers, administrators and homeschoolers on any basic membership level (Individual, Individual Plus, Household, Household Plus)

Senior

  • Basic membership benefits
  • $5 standing discount for adults age 65+ on any basic membership level (Individual, Individual Plus, Household, Household Plus)

North Star Circle

  • Basic membership benefits for 2 adults + kids under age 18 in household, or grandchildren
  • Invitation to members-only sites hours
  • Invitation to conversation-with-a-curator events
  • Recognition in Annual Report
  • Invitation to behind-the-scenes collections tours
  • Plus exclusive North Star Circle benefits

Sustaining

  • Basic membership benefits for 2 adults + kids under age 18 in household, or grandchildren
  • Admission for 3 additional guests outside household
  • Invitation to members-only sites hours
  • Invitation to conversation-with-a-curator events
  • Recognition in Annual Report
  • Invitation to behind-the-scenes collections tours
$500 per year

Contributing

  • Basic membership benefits for 2 adults + kids under age 18 in household, or grandchildren
  • Admission for 2 additional guests outside household
  • Invitation to members-only sites hours
  • Invitation to conversation-with-a-curator events
  • Recognition in Annual Report
$250 per year

Associate

  • Basic membership benefits for 2 adults + kids under age 18 in household, or grandchildren
  • Admission for 2 additional guests outside household
  • Invitation to members-only sites hours
$149 per year