Meeker County Minnesota Historical Society in Litchfield Minnesota

Address and phone number for Meeker County Minnesota Historical Society, a Historical Society, at West 3rd Street, Litchfield MN.


Name
Meeker County Minnesota Historical Society
Address
15 West 3rd Street, Litchfield, Minnesota, 55355
Phone
320-693-2688

About the Meeker County Minnesota Historical Society

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

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

Local Litchfield History

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

Contact the Meeker County Minnesota Historical Society

You may contact the Meeker County Minnesota Historical Society by calling 320-693-2688, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Meeker County Minnesota Historical Society, 15 West 3rd Street, Litchfield, Minnesota, 55355.


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