Hours + Admission

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Summer Museum/Campus Hours:

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

Tuesday: 9 am - 6 pm

Wednesday: 9 am - 6 pm

Thursday: 9 am -  8 pm

Friday: 9 am - 8 pm

Saturday: 9 am - 6 pm

Sunday: 9 am - 6 pm

Monday: CLOSED


Iron Range Research Center Summer Hours: (Appointments Encouraged) 

Tuesday – Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm

Sunday and Monday: CLOSED

Summer Late Night in the Research Center dates:

Thursday, June 24th: 9 am - 8 pm

Thursday, July 29th: 9 am - 8pm

Thursday, August 26th: 9 am - 8pm


Admission & Fees

Museum admission:

Adults: $9
Seniors (62 years and older)/Military (Any Branch): $8
Students (ages 3-17): $5

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

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


Trolley tickets:

Trolley rides: $4 per person (plus admission), $3.50 if you are a member.

Trolley schedule


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

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

Group Discounts:

Trolley charters: $150 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.