• A fall day on Mt. Rose overlooking the historic depot at Grand Portage.

    Grand Portage

    National Monument Minnesota

History & Culture

This section contains people, places (historic gardens and archeological research), stories and collection information which includes photo galleries with high resolution photos from the collections of Grand Portage National Monument relevant to this unique site.
 
Historic Three Sisters Garden
Historic gardener talks with visitors at the three sisters garden in the Ojibwe Village during a guided walk of Grand Portage National Monument.
NPS Photo / Mike Plummer-Steen

Did You Know?

Portrait of Alexander Mackenzie - Grand Portage National Monument

Nor’Wester Alexander Mackenzie jumped off from Grand Portage to reach the Pacific Ocean in 1793, 13 years before Lewis and Clark crossed the continent.