Eden Prairie Historical Society in Eden Prairie Minnesota

Address and phone number for Eden Prairie Historical Society, a Historical Society, at Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie MN.


Name
Eden Prairie Historical Society
Address
8950 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie, Minnesota, 55347
Phone
952-934-3370
Hours
Mon-Sat 9:00 AM-10:00 PM

About the Eden Prairie Historical Society

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

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

Local Eden Prairie History

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

Contact the Eden Prairie Historical Society

You may contact the Eden Prairie Historical Society by calling 952-934-3370, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Eden Prairie Historical Society, 8950 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie, Minnesota, 55347.


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