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Minnesota Discovery Center

Photo from our Emigrant Exhibit

Encompassing 660 acres, Minnesota Discovery Center is the Museum of the Iron Range telling the story of the Iron Range – The Land, The Mines, The People and The Work – through exhibits, interpretation, programming and research materials.

Minnesota Discovery Center’s Museum is a 33,000-square foot facility that showcases, interprets and illuminates our rich past and follows us into the future. Minnesota Discovery Center’s Research Center is a 14,000-square foot facility that has become a premier destination for those seeking genealogical and historical data. For more information, please visit

Eco-Friendly Notes

Home of the first EV Car Charger on the Iron Range!


10 a.m. to 5 p.m. T, W, Th, F, SA; 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. SUN; Closed on Mondays

Seasons Open

Open all year long.


Adults: $8; Seniors: $7; Students: $5; Children 2 and under free (Research Center is always free!)

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