The best museums in St. Paul in December 2023

These are the top 10 best museums in St. Paul, United States, ranked by their rating and popularity in 2023. Click a museum for more information about the museum, including visitor information, exhibitions and reviews.

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Looking for the best museums in St. Paul? These are the best ones:

  1. Alexander Ramsey House1

    Alexander Ramsey House

    St. Paul, MN
    The Alexander Ramsey House, located in Saint Paul, the capital of Minnesota, is a historic house museum. It offers a unique glimpse into the past, showcasing the lifestyle of the Ramsey family who were prominent figures in Minnesota's history. The house is a significant landmark, not only for its architectural beauty but also for its historical significance.
  2. Como Park Zoo2

    Como Park Zoo

    St. Paul, MN
    The Como Park Zoo and Marjorie McNeely Conservatory are situated in the heart of Como Park, at 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, Minnesota. This location is easily accessible and offers a variety of attractions for visitors of all ages. The park, zoo, and conservatory are owned by the City of Saint Paul and are a division of Saint Paul Parks and Recreation.
  3. Science Museum of Minnesota3

    Science Museum of Minnesota

    St. Paul, MN
    The Science Museum of Minnesota, located in Saint Paul, is a nonprofit institution that was founded in 1907. The museum focuses on a variety of topics including technology, natural history, physical science, and mathematics education. It is supported by a team of dedicated volunteers.
  4. Minnesota Children's Museum4

    Minnesota Children's Museum

    St. Paul, MN
    The Minnesota Children's Museum is a children's museum in Saint Paul, Minnesota . Founded in 1981 in Minneapolis , the museum moved to St. Paul in 1995. The museum includes natural exhibits of Minnesota , developmental learning areas for small children, a creativity and problem- solving area, and na
  5. Julian H Sleeper House5

    Julian H Sleeper House

    St. Paul, MN
  6. Twin City Model Railroad Museum6

    Twin City Model Railroad Museum

    St. Paul, MN
    The Twin City Model Railroad Museum, located in Saint Paul, Minnesota, is a unique destination for those interested in railroads. The museum boasts a large collection of model railroads, offering visitors a chance to explore the intricate details of these miniature masterpieces.
  7. Minnesota History Center7

    Minnesota History Center

    St. Paul, MN
    The Minnesota History Center, located near downtown Saint Paul, serves as the headquarters of the Minnesota Historical Society. This museum and library is recognized as one of Minnesota's finest public buildings, offering a rich insight into the state's history and culture.
  8. Minnesota Transportation Museum8

    Minnesota Transportation Museum

    St. Paul, MN
    The Minnesota Transportation Museum (MTM) is a significant institution located in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The museum is dedicated to the preservation of local transportation history, with a particular focus on railroads, buses, and streetcars. This commitment to historical preservation provides visitors with a unique opportunity to explore and understand the evolution of transportation in the region.
  9. Historic Fort Snelling9

    Historic Fort Snelling

    St. Paul, MN
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    Mississippi River Visitor Center

    St. Paul, MN

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