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Latest Past Events

Southside Stories: Our North Star Journey

St. Peter’s AME Church 401 E 41st St, Minneapolis

Greg McMoore—a 4th generation descendent of the James Wallace family—will share the story of how enslaved people on a Virginia plantation became lifelong residents of south Minneapolis, and he will lead conversations with elders about this vibrant community.


Give to the Max Day 2022


Everyone should have access to local history to have the opportunity to learn about their community. That is why admission to Hennepin History Museum is now free, thanks to members and donors like you! Join GiveMN to help raise dollars for [...]

Murder and Monsters: The Story of Harry Hayward and Other Victorian Horrors

Hennepin History Museum 2303 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis

What made a monster in the late 19th century? What did people believe or fear? And what is the connection between Harry Hayward and Dracula? Hear about the “Minneapolis Svengali” Harry Hayward and see artifacts directly related to the city's first [...]

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