Minnehaha Depot

Minnehaha Depot Historic Milwaukee Road Depot in the heart of Minnehaha Park, operating as a museum. Milwaukee Road employees referred to the Minnehaha Depot as the "Princess" because of its delicate gingerbread canopy.
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The Depot was built in 1875 to replace a smaller station on the first railroad line into the Twin Cities from Chicago

Operating as usual

We've plowed away the cobwebs and the dust and are ready for you to visit us again starting Sunday July 4th!!! See you s...
07/02/2021

We've plowed away the cobwebs and the dust and are ready for you to visit us again starting Sunday July 4th!!! See you soon at the Princess!!!

We've plowed away the cobwebs and the dust and are ready for you to visit us again starting Sunday July 4th!!! See you soon at the Princess!!!

07/01/2021

The Minnehaha Depot will be open on Sundays and Labor Day Monday, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm starting this Sunday, July 4th!!!

See you soon at the "Princess" in the park!!!

07/01/2021

We will be opening on Sunday July 4th for our regular hours - 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm!

04/17/2020

All Minnesota Historical Society Historic Sites, Museums, and the Library are closed through June 30, 2020.

The health and safety of our guests, staff, volunteers, interns, and community is our highest priority. In response to ongoing concerns over social distancing in public, we have decided to keep our historic sites and museums closed and cancel all in-person events, field trips, and rentals through June 30.

09/23/2019

To all - the Minnesota ID Card and the Debt Card that were lost in Minnehaha Park on Sunday September 22, 2019, were turned in to the Minneapolis Park Police. Contact them at 612-348-2345.

09/23/2019

Thanks to all who came to the Depot yesterday for our end of season party yesterday! See you next year Memorial Day Sunday!

04/21/2019

Summer 2019 is Coming!

Address

Minnehaha Park Near Hwy 55 And Minnehaha Pkwy
Minneapolis, MN
55417

Take the Light Rail to the 50th Street Station.

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