Welcome to the Runestone Museum

The Runestone Museum Foundation has been inspiring curiosity for more than 50 years.

Located in beautiful downtown Alexandria, Minnesota

Summer Hours (April 1 - October 31) 
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Summer Rates:
Adults - $8
Senior (62+) - $7
Students (youth and college) - $5
Family - $20

Horse Drawn Carriage to Benefit Museum

Dennis and Tara Bitzan are generously selling their antique horse drawn carriage for the benefit of the Runestone Museum Foundation...

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About Us

The World Famous and controversial Kensington Rune Stone was the Runestone Museum’s only artifact when it opened its’ doors in 1958.

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Get Involved

Do you want to be involved with area history, community events, and museum functions? You can make a difference.

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Ready to find out more? Plan your visit today!

Handicapped accessible, Group rates available, Military/Veteran/AAA discounts