Minnesota Military Museum

Camp Ripley

15000 Highway 115

Little Falls, MN 56345

 Local: 320-616-6050

 DSN: 871-7374


May through September: Open Daily 10-5 including national holidays

October through April:   Open Thursdays & Fridays 9-4 except national holidays




Nowhere in Minnesota are the experiences of military men and women so vividly captured and interpreted for the public.

Discover the stories and contributions of Minnesota citizens who served and sacrificed, from our state’s earliest years to the present, in ALL branches of service and on the home front.

See the actual equipment, weapons, uniforms, and memorabilia that bear witness to history.

Gain a glimpse into what life was like for those “who were there.”

Read more about our mission.

Our Currently Featured Veteran

1LT Donald S. Frederick

Donald_S_Frederick_002.web.jpg See a special exhibit about him in our new Veterans Corner.

Read more.



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Legacy Grant Renewed

A "Legacy" grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund was recently renewed, enabling the museum to complete work begun in 2012 with funds from the first grant.   The project involves the creation of a computerized database and inventory of our entire collection.  Read more

New Museum Video


Thanks to a grant from Veterans4Veterans, we've got a new video that offers a virtual tour of the museum.  Now posted on YouTube, you can view it here.

Archivist Hired

Chad.web_mini.jpg Chad Conrady

We're pleased to welcome Chad Conrady, who has joined the staff as our new Archivist.  Read more.