South Carolina Rockford Area Historical Society in Rockford Minnesota

Address and phone number for South Carolina Rockford Area Historical Society, a Historical Society, at Bridge Street, Rockford MN.


Name
South Carolina Rockford Area Historical Society
Address
8131 Bridge Street, Rockford, Minnesota, 55373
Phone
763-477-5383

About the South Carolina Rockford Area Historical Society

The South Carolina Rockford Area Historical Society, located in Rockford, MN, is a local organization dedicated to studying and preserving the history of Rockford. 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:
  • Rockford Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Finding Rockford public records
  • Rockford historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in Rockford, MN
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering
Rockford 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 Rockford museums, historical archives, and other sources of historical records. Contact the Historical Society for information about locating public records or conducting genealogy research in Rockford.

Local Rockford History

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

Contact the South Carolina Rockford Area Historical Society

You may contact the South Carolina Rockford Area Historical Society by calling 763-477-5383, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: South Carolina Rockford Area Historical Society, 8131 Bridge Street, Rockford, Minnesota, 55373.


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