Brown County Minnesota Historical Society in New Ulm Minnesota

Address and phone number for Brown County Minnesota Historical Society, a Historical Society, at North Broadway Stret, New Ulm MN.


Name
Brown County Minnesota Historical Society
Address
2 North Broadway Stret, New Ulm, Minnesota, 56073
Phone
507-233-2616
Fax
903-845-5535
Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Brown County Minnesota Historical Society

The Brown County Minnesota Historical Society, located in New Ulm, MN, is a local organization dedicated to studying and preserving the history of New Ulm. The Historical Society fosters an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on local history. In addition to collecting and preserving historical artifacts, photographs, and personal stories, the Historical Society conducts research into local Brown County families and businesses, which they present to the public through exhibits. The Historical Society also provides public historical records.

You may contact the Historical Society for questions about:
  • New Ulm Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Finding New Ulm public records
  • New Ulm historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in New Ulm, MN
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering
New Ulm Public Records

The Historical Society collects historical records in Brown County including genealogy records. Many of the records in the Historical Society collection are available to the public. The Historical Society can also connect visitors with New Ulm museums, historical archives, and other sources of historical records. Contact the Historical Society for information about locating public records or conducting genealogy research in New Ulm.

Local New Ulm History

In New Ulm, the Historical Society specializes in local history. Working with other organizations and institutions, the Historical Center helps preserve local institutions, historic buildings, and historic neighborhoods. It also preserves the history of different groups of people in New Ulm. In collaboration with Minnesota Historical Societies, the Brown County Minnesota Historical Society ensures that historic preservation ordinances, historic districts, and preservation guidelines are established and enforced.

Events & Exhibits

The Historical Society offers exhibits and events centered on New Ulm history. These programs provide historical information about New Ulm communities, businesses, and history. In addition to visiting the Historical Society to see exhibits, the Brown County Minnesota Historical Society offers online content, including historical photographs, articles, and materials on local history.

Historical Society Donations & Funding

Donations and fundraising make up a significant part of Brown County Minnesota Historical Society funding. The Historical Society receives support from the Minnesota state government, businesses, and universities, as well as private donations. Fundraisers, such as tours of MN historical sites, sponsored talks, and historical reenactments, help support the Historical Society. Contact the Historical Society for more information about donations and funding.

Volunteering for the New Ulm Historical Society

The Historical Society relies on volunteers for many events and programs. These volunteers help run educational programs, provide research assistance for visitors using the Historical Society collection, and perform outreach at New Ulm schools.

Contact the Brown County Minnesota Historical Society

You may contact the Brown County Minnesota Historical Society by calling 507-233-2616, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Brown County Minnesota Historical Society, 2 North Broadway Stret, New Ulm, Minnesota, 56073.


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