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Hennepin History Museum's exhibitions highlight the diverse and rich history of Hennepin County, the largest county in Minnesota. From urban to suburban to rural, Hennepin County has it all!

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Hennepin County Wags its Tail:

150 Years of People and their Pets

Opens March 26, 2016

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Portraits of the Past

Highlights from the Hennepin History Museum Collection

Opening Saturday, July 23, is our newest exhibition - featuring a wide variety of faces from historic Hennepin County!
PORTRAITS OF THE PAST: HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE HENNEPIN HISTORY MUSEUM COLLECTION draws from 150+ years of Hennepin County portraits, and shares the fascinating stories of the people behind them!

Bring a camera; there will be an opportunity to pose for your own portrait!

Included in admission: $5 adults, $3 senior/student, free for 6 and under. Free for HHM members (memberships start at only $35)


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

July 23 through January 8

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In & Out

30 Years At Quatrefoil Library

Since 1986 the Quatrefoil Library has provided a welcoming place to foster LGBTQ community, culture and camaraderie through literature and media. This exhibits highlights the history of this all volunteer member supported non-profit LGBTQ library.


July 14 through August 28 2016