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village tours

May 1 through September 30 by appointment only. Please call 507/373-8003 to schedule your tour.

group tours

Bring your group to FCHM and walk in the footsteps of the county's past together.  Groups of ten or more receive a discount when reserving at least four weeks in advance.

  • Available for adult or children’s groups. Museum is open year-round. Village is open May 1 through September 30.

  • Advance registration is required for group tours.

  • Village tours are offered at 1:00 PM Wednesday through Friday to groups under 10.

  • If outside regular business hours, an after-hours fee may apply.

student field trips

Guided, interactive field trips based on Minnesota Social Studies Standards are available throughout the year.  Museum is available year-round, Village is available May 1 into October (weather permitting). Our staff and tour guides will engage students of all ages through hands-on experiences. 

  • Field Trips are available year-round for groups of 10-100 per visit.

  • Large groups will be split into smaller groups of approximately 15-25.

  • Advance registration of two weeks is required for field trips.

  • Admission: FREE to schools with an educational membership; $3 per student; teachers and chaperones are free at a 1 adult to 10 student ratio.

In 2024, we will begin offering tours of the Itasca Rock Garden.  Currently, the IRG is undergoing extensive restoration.

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