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Disasters of the Riverfront Tour - August 23

  • Mill City Museum 704 S 2nd St Minneapolis, MN, 55401 United States (map)

$14 adults, $12 senior citizens & college students, 

$10 children ages 6-17 and MHS members.

Includes museum admission.   Tickets on sale online or at 612-341-7555

Hear the stories of fires, floods, explosions, collapses, and other natural and human-created calamities on the riverfront, explore the consequences for the people involved, and highlight what these tales reveal about Minneapolis history. Among the stories highlighted will be the Eastman Tunnel Collapse (1869), the Great Conflagration of 1893, bridge collapses in 1859 and 2007, numerous fires, and massive landscape change. 

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