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July 2018

Digging History Camp 2018

July 17 @ 9:00 am - July 19 @ 1:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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Tuesday-Thursday, July 17-19; 9:00 am-1:00 pm $99 Ages 11-15 In 1995, Gibbs Farm located the original “Soddy” site and participated in an archaeological dig with the University of Minnesota. Whether learning about pioneer life in 1849 through this dig, or searching for the Dakota trail that crossed the Gibbs farm, archaeology has played an important role at the Gibbs historic site for years. Campers will learn about archaeology, participate in hands-on digs at the site and much more. Boys and…

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Gibbs Farm Evening Tour

July 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gibbs Farm, 2097 W Larpenteur Ave
Saint Paul , MN 55113 United States
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History loving adults are invited to our very first evening tour. Visitors can enjoy a complimentary beverage and light refreshments on the porch before going on a tour of the Gibbs Farmhouse lead by Site Manager Sammy Nelson. This tour will go in-depth on Jane and Heman Gibbs and their life in early Minnesota. Sammy will draw from stories told by Jane and Heman’s children and grandchildren to bring this chapter of Minnesota history to life. 6pm-8pm 21+ only event.…

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Family Friendly Saturdays: Butter Making

July 21 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

We are spreading the fun on this toasty summer! Come join us in a hands-on presentation of pioneer butter making. Use a real churn, learn about "Lazy Daiseys" and try real homemade churned butter! Two, Hour-Long Sessions: 11am & 1pm Participation in this activity is included in regular admission costs.

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