Lake County Minnesota Historical Society in Two Harbors Minnesota

Address and phone number for Lake County Minnesota Historical Society, a Historical Society, at South Avenue, Two Harbors MN.


Name
Lake County Minnesota Historical Society
Address
520 South Avenue, Two Harbors, Minnesota, 55616
Phone
218-834-4898
Fax
352-742-2498
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

About the Lake County Minnesota Historical Society

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

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

Local Two Harbors History

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

Contact the Lake County Minnesota Historical Society

You may contact the Lake County Minnesota Historical Society by calling 218-834-4898, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Lake County Minnesota Historical Society, 520 South Avenue, Two Harbors, Minnesota, 55616.


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