Welcome to the Runestone Museum

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

Located in beautiful downtown Alexandria, Minnesota

Winter Hours (November 1 - March 31)
*Outdoor exhibits are not open*
Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED

Winter Rates:
Adults - $7
Senior (62+) - $6
Students (youth and college) - $3
Family - $15

CLOSED Dec. 24th, 25th, and 29th

We will be closed on Monday, December 24th and Tuesday, December 25th for Christmas. We will also be closed the following Saturday, December 29th. We apologize for the inconvenience and we hope to see you in the new year!

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