Minnesota History Center Field Trip

Uploaded by minnesotahistory on 19.06.2012

We interrupt this program with a weather advisory.
It’s the story of a tornado that tore through a Minnesota town.
[Electrical Explosion]
It’s the story of Minnesota soldiers who risked their lives for freedom.
[Explosion] [Gun Shots]
These stories aren’t in books. They’re alive at the Minnesota History Center.
So go on in and make yourself at home.
Real-life stories...
Go, go, go, go!
That invite you to explore,
To touch,
Its really a heavy sheet of steel, right? Its there to protect you. You can do it lean forward, man.
To play,
Go, go, go, go, go!
And learn.
Maybe one of you gentlemen can figure this out.
It's easier to learn here because then you get to interact with it and you guys make it fun for us to learn.
Each room will take you to a place you’ve never been before...
Flash, Washington: The White House announces Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
Where you can join in Minnesota’s story.
How many scoops are you getting?
Like our part in WWII.
This is a real C-47. It was used in WWII.
Or the story of one home and the different families who lived there through the years.
What you’re going to do is you’re going to travel through time.
She set the table very fancy.
The story…
This is based on the worst storm in Minnesota History
Of Minnesota’s wild weather.
[Window Breaks]
Speaking of weather…
It's pretty big.
Did a chunk of hail this big really fall from the Minnesota sky?
Like a baseball
Find out the answer, when you visit...
Make sure you get everything in.