Activities & Resources
Historic Fort Snelling551in Saint Paul, MN 55111
about Historic Fort Snelling:
Sample a soldier's bread ration, swing a hammer in the blacksmith shop, or barter with the sutler - but remember, his store is the only one for miles around! Historic Fort Snelling's costumed guides conduct tours, demonstrate crafts, present historical skits, and practice military drills and weapons firings. Picnic and hike around the site.
Family Fun Days and special events throughout the summer offer engaging, interactive, educational fun for kids.
Parties: Kids can celebrate getting older by going back in time! During a Fort Snelling party, children can do as children did - chores, games, hikes, and drills. Admission, time in a private room, and activities are included; best for ages five and up. Bring your own refreshments. Pre-register at least two weeks in advance at 612.725.2407. Summer Camps: Full-day weeklong programs are offered during the summer for ages seven to 16. Advance registration is required; $225/week. Call 612.726.1171 for more information.