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Field Trips
Fun, engaging programs at 18 historic sites and museums around the state.

National History Day in Minnesota
Students choose a topic on an annual theme, then research and present papers, exhibits, performances, documentaries and websites.

History Live
Live high-energy, interactive lessons delivered in your classroom via video conference.

History Player in the Classroom
Using props and artifacts, costumed educators engage students with memorable life stories.

Apply for scholarships, grants and subsidies.

Professional Development

Workshops and Webinars
Professional development and workshops for educators.

Minnesota Center for Social Studies Education
A collaboration of organizations promoting excellence in social studies education. 

Teaching with Primary Sources
Integrate primary sources into your classroom.


Northern Lights
Minnesota social studies curriculum for sixth graders.

Ed Kits
Enrich your lessons and engage students in complex history topics with our classroom kits.

See how field trips meet Minnesota standards.

Online Resources
Primary and secondary sources on historical topics.

Join Us

Teacher Membership
All the benefits of membership at a special discount.

6th Grade MN History Pass
Minnesota sixth grade students can visit MNHS historic sites and museums for free!