Hours + Admission

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Summer Museum/Campus Hours: (Now in effect) 

*MDC Campus, Trolley, Mini-Golf NOW OPEN!

Tuesday: 9 am - 6 pm

Wednesday: 9 am - 6 pm

Thursday: 9 am -  9 pm

Friday: 9 am - 9 pm

Saturday: 9 am - 6 pm

Sunday: 9 am - 6 pm

Monday: CLOSED


Iron Range Research Center Summer Hours: (Appointments Encouraged) Starting May 28th Ending September 6th

Tuesday – Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm 

Sunday and Monday: CLOSED

Upcoming Late Nights in the Research Center Dates:

Thursday, June 30th: 9am - 8pm

Thursday, July 28th: 9am - 8pm


Iron Range Research Center Winter Hours STARTING September 7th Ending May 27th 

Tuesday – Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday and Monday: CLOSED


Admission & Fees 

Museum admission:

: $12 (non-member) | Group $9 
Seniors (62 years and older)/Military (Any Branch): $10 | Group $8 
Students (ages 3-17): $7 (non-member) | Group $5

Children 2 and under, with parent or adult guardian: FREE

Every Thursday: 3 pm to 8pm ~ Admission is free. 

Trolley tickets:

Trolley rides: $6 per non-member person (plus admission), $5 if you are a member
Group: $4 per person.

Trolley schedule


Mini-golf is $4 per round (plus admission), $3.50 if you are a member.
roup: $3 per person. 

Become a Member!  It pays for itself in as little as two visits! 

Group Discounts:

Trolley charters: $250 per run, capacity 48 riders

Discounted admission pricing is available for organized youth groups, and for adult groups with 10 visitors or more. 

Group programs include guided museum tours, Research Center offerings, and education programming. Contact us for more information.