Chaska Historical Society in Chaska Minnesota

Address and phone number for Chaska Historical Society, a Historical Society, at West 4th Street, Chaska MN.

Chaska Historical Society
112 West 4th Street, Chaska, Minnesota, 55318
Tue-Fri 1:00 AM-4:00 PM

About the Chaska Historical Society

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

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

Local Chaska History

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

Contact the Chaska Historical Society

You may contact the Chaska Historical Society by calling 952-448-6077, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Chaska Historical Society, 112 West 4th Street, Chaska, Minnesota, 55318.

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