Summer Activities

Trace the journey of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe, find beautiful works of handcrafted art, and see how this enduring culture thrives in the present day.


This museum illustrates the journey of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe from their settlement in Minnesota 300 years ago to their culture, traditions, and lives today.

Trading post

Visit the 1930s trading post to shop year-round Minnesota's largest selection of traditional and contemporary Native American art and crafts. Selection includes quillwork, beadwork, pottery, baskets, jewelry, moccasins, and more.

Lake Mille Lacs

Make a day of it! The Lake Mille Lacs area has plenty more to do, from fishing and swimming to hiking and golfing.


Grab a snack from the trading post and take a break at the outdoor picnic tables and shelter.

Field trips

Students will learn about the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe's culture, tradition, and lives today.


Join us for one of our events.