Runestone Museum

206 Broadway St, Alexandria, Minnesota 56308 USA

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Mon 10a-4p
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  • Wheelchair
  • Wifi
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“Preserving the legendary Norse past”

Welcome to the Runestone Museum, located in downtown Alexandria, Minnesota. We invite you to stop by and tour historic Fort Alexandria, take your picture with the country’s biggest viking, and see the world famous Kensington Runestone. For awhile you will live in the past, so walk a little slower, talk a little slower, and enjoy the exhibition on Norse history, the Native American exhibit, the Minnesota wildlife display, the display of early pioneer life, and the hands-on children’s area.

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Corey H.

This museum might be more appropriately called Alexandria area museum. They had buildings from the settler times with their furnishings: a school building, blacksmith shop a personal house. They... Read more

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Amanda L.

What a fun gem! A great layout for kids and fun discovering the little historical buildings. A fun place to learn and walk around. Highly recommend this museum. Read more

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Marie C.

Loved my visit to the Runestone Museum! The museum may not be the largest or have the most advanced technology but I was really impressed by the density of quality information! It took about an... Read more

Runestone Museum

206 Broadway St
Alexandria, Minnesota
56308 USA


Open now until 4:00 pm
  • Mon - Sat: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
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