Sibley Historic Site

Explore some of Minnesota’s oldest standing buildings, including the home of Henry Hastings Sibley—fur trader, general, and our state’s first governor.

Academic Standards: 

All programs support state of Minnesota academic standards in social studies. 

Field Trip Options

Building Minnesota

Students learn about Minnesota’s past through the lens of Henry Sibley’s life, including history of the fur trade and U.S.-Dakota relations in early Minnesota

Grades: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Cost: $5 per student