The Upper Midwest Jewish Historical Society in Minneapolis Minnesota

Address and phone number for The Upper Midwest Jewish Historical Society, a Historical Society, at Cedar Lake Road, Minneapolis MN.


Name
The Upper Midwest Jewish Historical Society
Address
4330 Cedar Lake Road, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55416
Phone
952-381-3360
Fax
952-381-3361

About the The Upper Midwest Jewish Historical Society

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

Local Minneapolis History

In Minneapolis, 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 Minneapolis. In collaboration with Minnesota Historical Societies, the The Upper Midwest Jewish 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 Minneapolis history. These programs provide historical information about Minneapolis communities, businesses, and history. In addition to visiting the Historical Society to see exhibits, the The Upper Midwest Jewish 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 The Upper Midwest Jewish 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 Minneapolis 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 Minneapolis schools.

Contact the The Upper Midwest Jewish Historical Society

You may contact the The Upper Midwest Jewish Historical Society by calling 952-381-3360, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: The Upper Midwest Jewish Historical Society, 4330 Cedar Lake Road, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55416.


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