Welcome to the Runestone Museum

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

Located in beautiful downtown Alexandria, Minnesota

Summer Hours (April 1 – October 31)

Monday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed April 21 & September 2 Summer Rates:
Adults – $8
Senior (65+) – $7
Students (youth and college) – $5
Family – $20


About Us

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

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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.Read More

Ready to find out more? Plan your visit today!

Handicapped accessible inside, summer season buildings are not. Group rates available, Military/Veteran/AAA discounts Contact Us