Iron Range Historical Society in Gilbert Minnesota

Address and phone number for Iron Range Historical Society, a Historical Society, at South Broadway, Gilbert MN.


Name
Iron Range Historical Society
Address
19 South Broadway, Gilbert, Minnesota, 55741
Phone
218-749-3150

About the Iron Range Historical Society

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

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

Local Gilbert History

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

Contact the Iron Range Historical Society

You may contact the Iron Range Historical Society by calling 218-749-3150, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Iron Range Historical Society, 19 South Broadway, Gilbert, Minnesota, 55741.


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