The Historic John H. Stevens House Museum 

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The Historic John H. Stevens House Museum

4901 Minnehaha Ave
Minnehaha Park
Minneapolis, MN 55417

Located approximately 1 mi N of Mpls/St Paul Int'l Airport on Hiawatha Ave in Minnehaha Park, across from the 50th street Lightrail Station.

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The "Birthplace of Minneapolis", the Historic Stevens House is now an interpretive museum located in Minnehaha Falls Park; current exhibits describe the early development and naming of Hennepin county and Minneapolis; learn the story of the first act of preservation (by children) in Hennepin County; view 1850s products that are still being used today. Tours are available throughout the year by appointment only and can be coordinated with the Historic Princess Depot for a full afternoon.


Memorial Day through Labor Day:
Sundays and Holidays: 12 noon to 4 pm. Special tours given year round, booked in advance.


Donation: Adults: $3; Children: $1; Members: Free. Free events also offered.

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