Mill City Museum

704 South 2nd St.
Mpls, MN 55401


Tue 10 am-5 pm
Wed 10 am-5 pm
Thur 10 am-5 pm
Fri 10 am-5 pm
Sat 10 am-5 pm
Sun Noon-5 pm
Mon Closed
Also open Mondays in July and August, 10 am-5 pm


  • $12 adults
  • $10 seniors (65+) and college students w/ID
  • $6 children ages 5-17
  • Free for children age 4
  • Free for MNHS members
  • Veterans and active military receive free admission with ID on Veterans Day
  • Museums on Us: One free admission for Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders the first full weekend of every month. Bring your card and picture ID.




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2018 Mar 20



Gold Medal Walking Tours

    Learn the stories of our city’s past on a walking tour with the
    Minneapolis history experts from Mill City Museum.
    All tours depart from the Mill City Museum lobby unless otherwise 
    Tickets on sale online or at 651-259-3015.  
-Some historic locations on this tour offer limited accessibility.
-This 90-minute tour includes 1.5 miles of moderately-paced walking on uneven terrain. Please call ahead to make arrangements for guests with limited mobility.
-Rain or shine. Please dress appropriately.
-In the event of severe weather, patrons will be informed of tour cancellation in advance of tour start time.
-Museum admission sold separately, unless otherwise noted.


Washburn A Mill Tour

  March 25, 
  April 7, 21 & 29 2018  1:00-2:30 pm, approx. 1 mile
   $18, $14 MNHS members (pricing for tours after April 30th).
   Includes museum admission.  
   Tickets on sale online or at 651-259-3015
Explore the nooks and crannies of the Washburn A Mill, led by a Mill City Museum guide. The tour highlights the lives of men and women who worked there, how the building functioned during its peak flour milling years, how it changed over time, and how the mill ruin was converted to a museum and office building.

Pillsbury A Mill Tour

   April 14 & 22 
   approx.  1 mile 
   $18, $14 MNHS members 
   Museum admission sold separately.  Tickets online or at 651-259-3015
Discover the story of the National Historic Landmark Pillsbury A Mill, the largest flour mill in the world for many years, which recently reopened as the A-Mill Artist Lofts. See how the building functioned during the flour milling era and view the best-preserved waterpower system in Minneapolis with views straight down a 50-foot dropshaft.  

Tales of the Falls: A Storytelling Tour

Richard Rousseau, storyteller   April 8  

   1:00-2:30 pm
   approx. 1.5 miles
   $18, $14 MNHS members, 
   Includes museum admission
   Tickets on sale online or at 651-259-3015
   The story of the Minneapolis riverfront will come alive in this unique  program led by master storyteller Richard Rousseau. Rousseau will spin three tales that weave the history of St Anthony Falls with the expectation of the present in three different historic spaces within Mill City Museum. Between stories, participants will walk to the next location while learning about the Washburn A Mill, the home of Mill City Museum.