Waseca County Historical Society in Waseca Minnesota

Address and phone number for Waseca County Historical Society, a Historical Society, at 2nd Avenue Northeast, Waseca MN.


Name
Waseca County Historical Society
Address
315 2nd Avenue Northeast, Waseca, Minnesota, 56093
Phone
507-835-7700
Fax
801-681-3846
Hours
Tue-Fri 9:00 AM-5:00 PM

About the Waseca County Historical Society

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

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

Local Waseca History

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

Contact the Waseca County Historical Society

You may contact the Waseca County Historical Society by calling 507-835-7700, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Waseca County Historical Society, 315 2nd Avenue Northeast, Waseca, Minnesota, 56093.


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