Michael Lyons, Boozhoo Nanaboozhoo program in Little Falls, MN, January 27, 2022.

BOOZHOO NANABOOZHOO: Ojibwe Puppet and Music Program

BOOZHOO NANABOOZHOO: Ojibwe Puppet and Music Program (LITTLE FALLS, MN – January 5, 2022) At 66 letters long, “miinibaashkiminasiganibiitoosijiganibadagwiingweshiganibakwezhigan” is the longest word in the…

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2022 Exploring History & Culture in Central Minnesota - Hill Museum & Manuscript Library

Learn About Minnesota Cultures Through Their Ancient Manuscript Traditions With Online Lecture Series Hosted By Four Area History Museums

Exploring History and Culture in Central Minnesota – Hill Museum & Manuscript Library February Event Series: February 5, 12, 19, 26 online via Zoom Register…

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Closeup of frosty white pine branch, January 2020.

2022 New Year’s Winter Hike and Scavenger Hunt

New Year’s Winter Hike & Scavenger Hunt January 1 – 8, 2022, daylight hours Trails between Charles A. Lindbergh House & Museum, Charles A. Weyerhaeuser…

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Framed documents showing First National Bank of Little Falls Statement of Condition as of June 30, 1941, and list of bank management and directors, donated by U.S. Bank.

U.S. Bank Donates Artifacts to Morrison County Historical Society

This morning we had a couple of visitors from U.S. Bancorp at the Weyerhaeuser Museum, Mike Markman, Mid – NE Minnesota Region President, and Rich…

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Give to the Max Day, November 18, 2021, square logo.

Give to the Max Day & the Morrison County Historical Society’s Year-End Appeal

November kicks off the annual year-end giving season for those who want to support their favorite causes. Give to the Max Day, hosted by GiveMN.org,…

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New high-efficiency gas furnaces being installed at The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in Little Falls, MN, October 2021.

November 2021 Hours at Weyerhaeuser Museum

(LITTLE FALLS, MN – November 3, 2021) The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in Little Falls, MN, was closed through the month of October 2021…

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Ghosts and Frauds: Spiritualism in Morrison County

Just in time for Halloween, we’ve published an article on the spiritualist movement and the impact it had on Morrison County. Sections of the article…

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Winterization Workshop for Homeowners Coming to St. Cloud

Winterization Workshop for Homeowners Coming to St. Cloud Back by popular demand, Keeping the Weather Out: Homeowner How-tos is the perfect class for home and…

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Pair of metal ice skates from the Bertil & Frances Lindquist family, MCHS collections #2003.26.8.

Collections Carousel: Lindquist Family Ice Skates

It’s that time of year. Skating rinks are open, the weather is brisk, northern landscapes are shrouded in white. Time to bundle up, grab your…

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Ski Patrol, Winter Wonderland, Little Falls, MN, 1950. MCHS collections #1992.40.4. - Twelve women dressed in matching winter outfits, white coats with black front zippers and collars and black pants.

The Winter Wonderland of Little Falls, the Little Switzerland of America

Known in its time as “The Little Switzerland of America,” the Winter Wonderland Festival of Little Falls was created in 1945 in order to help…

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