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Aug. 22 – Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019

History Walking Tour

Embark on this free, self-guided tour to discover State Fair history, presented by the Minnesota State Fair Foundation and the Minnesota Historical Society. We've added two new stops in 2019: Sheep & Poultry Barn and The Early Fairs. Learn about the history of different exhibits and locations through the years - from roosters to Rochester. Pick up a brochure at any of the 12 stops on the fairgrounds.

Fairgrounds Schedule

Aug. 22 – Sept. 1

History Walking Tour

6:00 am – 11:59 pm

Sept. 2

History Walking Tour

6:00 am – 10:00 pm

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