West Concord Historical Society in West Concord Minnesota

Address and phone number for West Concord Historical Society, a Historical Society, at 1st Street West, West Concord MN.


Name
West Concord Historical Society
Address
600 1st Street West, West Concord, Minnesota, 55985
Phone
507-527-2628
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30 AM-12:00 PM; Sat 10:00 AM-12:00 PM

About the West Concord Historical Society

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

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

Local West Concord History

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

Contact the West Concord Historical Society

You may contact the West Concord Historical Society by calling 507-527-2628, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: West Concord Historical Society, 600 1st Street West, West Concord, Minnesota, 55985.


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