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National Donut Day at the Minnesota History Center

Event Details

Date: Friday, June 2

Time: 7 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Venue: Minnesota History Center

345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102

On National Donut Day, join us at the Minnesota History Center as we remember the 100th anniversary of America’s entry into World War 1 and Salvation Army Donut Girls serving on the front lines.

A major exhibit opened this spring at the Minnesota History Center, WW1 America – a brand-new 6,000 sq ft exhibition exploring stories of troops ‘over there’ as well as home front stories.

This special early-hours event will include admission to the WW1 America exhibit, artist David Geister painting the WW1 America mural, WW1 storytelling by humorist Kevin Kling, live music, costumed actors including Donut Girls and a free donut from YoYo Donuts.

Admission is $12/adults, $10/seniors, veterans/active military and college students, $6/ages 5-17, and free/age 4 and under and MNHS members.