Operating Hours & Seasons

Partners and Ojibwe in colorful historic dress seated around a long table in the Great Hall.
Visitors witness a partners meeting during the annual Rendezvous Days & Powwow.



The Heritage Visitor Center/headquarters is open year-round

The Historic Depot (includes: Great Hall, Kitchen, Canoe Warehouse, Ojibwe Village, Voyageur Encampment and Three Sisters and Kitchen Historic Heirloom Gardens) is open seasonally.

The schedule below will help you plan your visit to the Monument this year.

All areas are free of charge.

Hours of Operation
Heritage Center and Park Headquarters: Open Year-Round
Summer Hours 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (Daily) May 28 - October 10, 2016
Winter Hours 8:30 am to 4:30 pm (Monday-Friday) October 11, 2016 - May 26, 2017
Mount Rose Trail Open
Grand Portage Trail Open

Historic Depot: Open Seasonally
Memorial Weekend Hours 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Daily) May 28 - 30, 2016
Closed May 31 - June 3, 2016
Summer Hours 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (Daily) June 4 - October 10, 2016
Closed For Winter October 11, 2016 - May 26, 2017

The annual Rendezvous Days and Powwow, the height of the season at Grand Portage National Monument, is always the second full weekend of August.

Rendezvous Days and Powwow is August 12, 13, & 14, 2016.

View past activities during Rendezvous Days, please see the 2005 - 2016 Rendezvous Days events in the link to Rendezvous Days and Powwow archive on our Rendezvous Days and Powwwow page.

The 2016 Rendezvous Days schedule of events will be posted once completed, usually in July.

If you have any further questions, please Email us.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 426
Grand Portage, MN 55605


(218) 475-0123

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