Venture into the world of British fur traders, voyageurs, and the Ojibwe, and learn about the strengths that each contributed to this early enterprise. Visit the trade shop, voyageur bunkroom, and Ojibwe encampment. Allow additional time to explore museum exhibits and walk the Snake River trails.
All programs support state of Minnesota academic standards in social studies.
Classroom materials to help teach the fur trade in your classroom include short essays, a vocabulary list and articles from Minnesota History.