Ramsey County MN Historical Society in St. Paul Minnesota

Address and phone number for Ramsey County MN Historical Society, a Historical Society, at West 5th Street, St. Paul MN.


Name
Ramsey County MN Historical Society
Address
75 West 5th Street, St. Paul, Minnesota, 55102
Phone
651-222-0701
Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Ramsey County MN Historical Society

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

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

Local St. Paul History

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

Contact the Ramsey County MN Historical Society

You may contact the Ramsey County MN Historical Society by calling 651-222-0701, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Ramsey County MN Historical Society, 75 West 5th Street, St. Paul, Minnesota, 55102.


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