• Artist George Catlin recorded the quarrying activity at the pipestone quarries in 1836

    Pipestone

    National Monument Minnesota

Public Involvement

Volunteer in Parks

Become a VIP and put yourself at the heart of the park experience. As a Volunteer at Pipestone National Monument, you can make a difference!

For more information regarding the Pipestone National Monument volunteer program, please contact the Park Volunteer Coordinator at 507-825-5464 or email.

 

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Did You Know?

A quarry site with quartzite rubble pile

Archeological evidence indicates that the quarrying of pipestone has occurred for 3,000 years at Pipestone National Monument. The important traditions of pipestone quarrying and pipemaking continue today. More...