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Mill City Museum

704 South 2nd St.
Mpls, MN 55401


Tues-Sat, 10 am-5 pm
Sunday, Noon-5 pm
Also open Mondays in July and August
Holiday Hours:
Thurs, Nov. 26th (Thanksgiving) - CLOSED
Fri, Nov. 27th - OPEN
Thurs, Dec. 24th (Christmas Eve) - CLOSED
Fri, Dec. 25th (Christmas) - CLOSED
Fri, Jan. 1st (New Year's Day) - OPEN
Mon, Jan. 18th (MLK Day) - OPEN


  • $12 adults
  • $10 seniors (65+) and college students w/ID
  • $6 children ages 5-17
  • Free for children age 4 and under and MNHS members.




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2015 Nov 24


Mary Dodge Woodward

History Players for Grades K-6

Mary Dodge Woodward

Domestic manager of a bonanza farm.

Bring your sodbusting lessons to life. Your students will learn about:

  • Changes in farming from the mid-19th century to today
  • Her role as the domestic manager of a bonanza farm
  • The role of immigrant workers on the Dodge farm
  • What it was like to move to the Red River Valley from Wisconsin

Grades K-6
"Northern Lights" Chapter 10


Request this program for Adults: http://www.minnesotahistorycenter.org/history-players-adults 

Request this program for Students: http://www.minnesotahistorycenter.org/hpic 

NOTE: History Players must be scheduled at least six weeks in advance. Availability of specific characters may be limited and is subject to change. Additional fees for mileage and lodging reimbursement apply to travel outside of the Twin Cities metro area.