Minnesota Historical Society
The Minnesota Historical Society is a cultural institution that transforms lives by preserving, sharing, and connecting people with history.
The Minnesota Historical Society is a non-profit educational and cultural institution established in 1849. MNHS collects, preserves and tells the story of our past through museum exhibits, libraries and collections, historic sites, educational programs and book publishing. Using the power of history to transform lives, we preserve our past, share our state’s stories and connect people with history.