Carlton County Historical Society in Cloquet Minnesota

Address and phone number for Carlton County Historical Society, a Historical Society, at Cloquet Avenue, Cloquet MN.


Name
Carlton County Historical Society
Address
406 Cloquet Avenue, Cloquet, Minnesota, 55720
Phone
218-879-1938
Hours
Tue-Sat 9:00 AM-4:00 PM

About the Carlton County Historical Society

The Carlton County Historical Society, located in Cloquet, MN, is a local organization dedicated to studying and preserving the history of Cloquet. 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 Carlton 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:
  • Cloquet Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Finding Cloquet public records
  • Cloquet historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in Cloquet, MN
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering
Cloquet Public Records

The Historical Society collects historical records in Carlton 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 Cloquet museums, historical archives, and other sources of historical records. Contact the Historical Society for information about locating public records or conducting genealogy research in Cloquet.

Local Cloquet History

In Cloquet, 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 Cloquet. In collaboration with Minnesota Historical Societies, the Carlton County 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 Cloquet history. These programs provide historical information about Cloquet communities, businesses, and history. In addition to visiting the Historical Society to see exhibits, the Carlton County 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 Carlton County 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 Cloquet 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 Cloquet schools.

Contact the Carlton County Historical Society

You may contact the Carlton County Historical Society by calling 218-879-1938, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Carlton County Historical Society, 406 Cloquet Avenue, Cloquet, Minnesota, 55720.


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