Grand Portage National Monument170 Mile Creek Rd
PO Box 426
Grand Portage, MN 55605
Located 36 mi N of Grand Marais 1 mi E off U.S. Hwy 61 in Grand Portage.Get Directions
Reconstructed fur trade depot, Ojibwe Village exhibit, and 8.5 mile historic Grand Portage trail. Living History, Park Ranger guided programs/demonstrations, Ojibwe Village exhibit, fur trade history, area history; historical demonstrations, historic cooking and baking demonstrations; Visitor Center, and gift shop.
Hours & Dates
Seasonal Hours (May 28 - October 10)
- Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Sunday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
We are a green park.
- Eco-friendly landscape/facility design
- Eco-friendly purchasing practices
- Energy efficiency/conservation
- Transportation-related policies or programs
- Waste reduction/reuse/recycling
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
- Native-American heritage
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 333 reviews
This is really well put together and informative site that tells the history of this area. We found it very enjoyable and the staff was fantastic. Very professional, thoughtful in their answers and...
— W5097HEcarlg, October 4, 2021
Very interesting place to visit, filled with history of the area. The guides were dressed in character and were very knowledgeable. The buildings and exhibits gave us insight into what life was like...
— Linda K, September 18, 2021
We were surprised that there was a National Monument at Grand Portage. It’s a ‘created’ monument rather than a natural one. Grand Portage was once a major trading route into the ‘wilderness’. Mostly...
— MikeB1952, September 16, 2021
This is a fantastic historical site. The museum is lovely, but the portage site itself is really interesting. The guides really know their history and helpfully answered our questions.
— Julie Ann N, September 14, 2021
The drive up to Grand Portage is peaceful and beautiful. Give yourself the time to tour the exhibits and the visitor center. Appreciate the interactive guides located around the compound. An enjoyed...
— HappyMinski, September 5, 2021