Covid-19 Things To Know:

Both our museum and gift shop are now open with limited capacity. Our hours are 10am – 4pm Tuesday – Saturday.

Effective Saturday, May 15, the Runestone Museum, following MN Department of Health and CDC guidelines, will no longer require face masks for fully vaccinated visitors 12 years and older.

Please know, we remain diligent with our cleaning protocols and our commitment to your health and safety. Physical distancing and cleaning policies will remain the same throughout our campus. Reservations are still required for groups of 20 or more.

If you have ANY questions feel free to give us a call 320-763-3160

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

Monday – CLOSED

Tuesday – Saturday 10am-4pm

Sunday – CLOSED

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

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