Yesterday we mentioned the upcoming events happening at Fort Snelling. Memorial Day Weekend at The Landing is another event and place that let’s you step back in time and is great for the whole family.
Meet Civil War veterans and learn how Memorial Day began in 1868 as “Decoration Day” to honor Union soldiers who died. A formal “Decoration Day” ceremony with brass band is held on Monday at 2 PM. Enter at the west entrance. Drop-ins welcome or you can purchase in advance here. Tractor-drawn wagons provide transportation through the park
$8 ages 18-64
$5 ages 2-17 and 65+
Children under 2 free.
You can find additional information about “The Landing” here on the Three Rivers Park website.