Gallery: History Center opens “Somalis + Minnesota” exhibit

The Minnesota Historical Society and the Somali Museum of Minnesota opened a new special exhibit at the History Center showcasing Somali history and current events.

Nasram Qasim, left, Nasra Qasim and Hana Qasim weave traditional Somali baskets at the History Center's new

Ellen Schmidt

Nasram Qasim, left, Nasra Qasim and Hana Qasim weave traditional Somali baskets at the History Center’s new “Somalis + Minnesota” exhibit on Saturday, June 23 in Saint Paul. The baskets are made to hold household items.

Ellen Schmidt