Events

Hennepin History Museum is a busy place, and hosts a wide variety of events and activities, including our signature Fireside Chat series, First Free Thursdays, exhibition openings, special tours, book signings, and traditional artist demonstrations.

Visiting the museum at this time does require the use of stairs.

Third Friday: Trivia Night

Friday, January 19

6 - 9 pm

Test your knowledge of Hennepin County History! We'll reward your hard work and knowledge with fabulous prizes, not to be confused with valuable prizes. Space is limited, please reserve your tickets in advance.

Space is limited, please reserve your tickets in advance. Reserve online or call (612) 870-1329. $10 for public/$8 for HHM members
Visiting the museum at this time does require the use of stairs.

Inventory Blitz

Saturday, January 27

11 am - 4 pm

Learn basic museum cataloging techniques and help the museum with our ongoing inventory project! No experience necessary.

Free, but please register in advance: volunteer@hennepinhistory.org
Visiting the museum at this time does require the use of stairs.

Free First Thursday

Thursday, February 1

1 - 8 pm

Admission to HHM is free on the first Thursday of every month. Take advantage of our extended hours that day and stop in! Open 1 - 8 pm.

Free!
Visiting the museum at this time does require the use of stairs.

Fireside Chat: Curt Brown

Thursday, February 1

6 pm

Join us for an evening with Curt Brown, former Minneapolis Star Tribune reporter, who enthusiastically writes about Minnesota history.

Included with museum admission ($5 adults, $3 seniors/students, free for HHM members). Click here to reserve your ticket for this event.
Visiting the museum at this time does require the use of stairs.