Early Explorers and Pioneers
The New Capitol: St. Paul vs. St. Peter
Our Heritage and Our History
The History of Minnesota Territory
Established May 11, 1897 - Incorporated 1924
Minnesota Territory - Early History
The history of Minnesota Territory, is the history of who we are
and how we arrived here as a people.
The men and women who settled this state came from diverse backgrounds, cultures, and origins.
To learn more about the exciting history of Minnesota Territory, click on the links below.