Today is History. Live it, save it, share it.
Since its founding in 1936, the Morrison County Historical Society (MCHS) has been dedicated to the history of ALL of the county's residents, from those who live the quietest of lives to those whose names become headlines, from permanent to temporary residents.
-- Admission to The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum is free so that all can have access to Morrison County's history.
-- MCHS is committed to documenting not only events & people long past but contemporary events & people for future study.
-- MCHS's ethos can be summed up as: "Today is History. Live it, save it, share it." We encourage you to do the same.
Hours & Location
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Sunday, Monday & Thursday.
Closed: New Year's Day, July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas & All Monday Holidays
The museum is open year-round, except for major holidays, off-site events, and occasional closings for bad weather. Check our blog posts below and/or our social media accounts for info on closings.
The museum is located in Little Falls, Minnesota, at 2151 South Lindbergh Drive, just south of the Lindbergh Historic Site.
Google Maps will show you the way.During road construction in Little Falls (2019), follow directions found here to get through town.
One group of people who immigrated to Morrison County en masse was the Polish. If you’re interested in your Polish heritage, you’ll want to attend “Tracing Your Polish Heritage,” an all-day seminar scheduled for Saturday, September 29, 2007. The event is sponsored by the Polish Genealogical Society of Minnesota, the…
This coming Sunday is “The Gathering” at Belle Prairie. Everyone is welcome to attend this event, which is a celebration of family and community history. And, hey, it’s free! (Okay, except for the specialty foods that will be offered. You have to bring money for those – but there’ll be…
The Morrison County Historical Society has been in existence since 1936. We’ve been collecting for seventy-one years. I’ve only been with the Society for eleven years and while you might think that would be enough time to get to know everything in our collections, it isn’t. I was researching the…
Lindbergh Drive South, a.k.a. County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 52, is under construction between Lindbergh State Park and the Weyerhaeuser Museum. That means you’re going to run into some rough road and heavy equipment if you try to come down Lindbergh Drive from Little Falls. While we’ve been assured by…