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Situated near Lake Phalen, just minutes from downtown St. Paul, the Minnesota Humanities Event Center is a restored architectural landmark. Surrounded by parkland and manicured grounds, you’ll feel like you’ve escaped the city without ever leaving it. Enjoy local attractions, including nearby golf, walking paths, evening entertainment, shopping, and more.  

We offer a variety of meeting and event spaces and can accommodate groups of 5 to 150 depending on the type of event. For those interested in overnight retreats and conferences, our Event Center has 15 beautifully furnished hotel rooms with private baths. All meeting and hotel rooms are equipped with high speed wireless internet access. The Event Center is smoke-free, ADA compliant and has free parking for guests.

At the Minnesota Humanities Event Center, our professional, dedicated staff will ensure that your meeting or event is well coordinated and stress free for you and memorable for your guests. Our Event Center sets just the right tone for formal - and more festive - occasions, and our chef and on-site catering will have your guests raving about the food! Call or email us today to find out how we can make your next event a success!