Unfortunately, we have had to cancel our upcoming classes with Rethos: Places Reimagined on prairie garden installation and maintenance on June 11th and 25th. We…View More CANCELLED: Prairie Gardens Install and Prairie Gardens Maintenance
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Robinson Stanton House Tour
June 9, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM 202 2nd Ave S, Sauk Rapid MN 56379 Don’t miss Rethos’ first tour of the mysterious and…View More Robinson Stanton House Tour
Memorial Day + Summer Hours
The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum will be closed for Memorial Day weekend, starting Saturday, May 28. Normal hours will resume Wednesday, June 1st. Summer…View More Memorial Day + Summer Hours
On May 3rd, Prairie Restorations, Inc. came to the museum to perform a controlled burn on the prairie garden across from our parking lot. Burns…View More Prairie Burn
Introducing MCHS’s New Executive Director: Mike Worcester!
The Morrison County Historical Society has hired its new executive director: Mike Worcester! A native of Walker, Minnesota, Mike has lived in Morrison County since…View More Introducing MCHS’s New Executive Director: Mike Worcester!
“Good People: A Photographic Exploration of Morrison County” Exhibit Opening
Through photography, Anthony Marchetti examines questions that lack concrete answers. While photography often presents a ‘trace’ of reality, it has always had a tenuous relationship…View More “Good People: A Photographic Exploration of Morrison County” Exhibit Opening
Museum Closed April 16, 2022
The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum will be closed Saturday, April 16 to allow staff time to travel for the holiday. Regular museum hours will…View More Museum Closed April 16, 2022
REGISTRATIONS CLOSED for BONGA: A Fur Trade Family Saga
We’ve had an overwhelming surge of support for our event on March 19th, BONGA: A Fur Trade Family Saga! We have had to cut off…View More REGISTRATIONS CLOSED for BONGA: A Fur Trade Family Saga
We Need Your Help!
The Morrison County Historical Society needs your voice in support of Bonding Bill H.F. 1867. The bill was introduced last year by Representative Ron Kresha…View More We Need Your Help!
BONGA: A Fur Trade Family Saga
In the 1790’s, Pierre BONGA, on record as the earliest person of African descent in Minnesota, worked for the Northwest Fur Company in Grand Portage,…View More BONGA: A Fur Trade Family Saga