Due to COVID-19, all museum programming and events will be suspended until further notice and we will be temporarily closing our doors to visitors. But to make a donation, send a check in the mail or donate here on the web page. We thank you for your support and understanding.

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

Winter Hours (November 1 – March 31)

Monday – Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed Nov 28th & Dec 25th Winter Rates:
Adults – $7
Senior (65+) – $6
Students (youth and college) – $3
Family – $15


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