On August 23, 2015, the Morrison County Historical Society held celebratory events in honor of the 40th anniversary of The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum.…View More #Weymu40 – 40th Anniversary Celebration for the Weyerhaeuser Museum
Today marks the official anniversary of The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum. On this day 40 years ago (August 24, 1975), the museum was dedicated…View More #Weymu40 – Happy Anniversary, C.A. Weyerhaeuser Museum!
The site of The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum, a high spot on the western bank of the Mississippi River overlooking the confluence of Pike…View More #Weymu40 – Weyerhaeuser Museum a Place for Wildlife
In August 2015, The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum in Little Falls, MN, is celebrating its 40th anniversary. The museum was named for lumberman Charles…View More #Weymu40 – Weyerhaeuser Museum’s 40th Anniversary Celebration
The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum is located next to a national landmark: The Mighty Mississippi River. That’s no accident. The river has been critical…View More #Weymu40 – The Mighty Mississippi
On September 22, 1977, The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum received a set of guidelines from Prairie Restorations, Inc. for prairie landscaping at the museum.…View More #Weymu40 – The Museum Had Prairies Before Prairies Were a Thing
One of the most brilliant features of the museum is something that most people don’t even notice. All around the museum at the very tops…View More #Weymu40 – We Are Wall Preservationists
When the Morrison County Historical Society was involved with designing a new museum in the early 1970s, the first architect hired was Stanley Fishman of…View More #Weymu40 – A Pyramid in Central Minnesota?
The bathrooms at The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum are conveniently located near the front entry. Even though they are “front and center” at the…View More #Weymu40 – Can’t Find the Museum Bathrooms?
Did you know that the rooms in The Charles A. Weyerhaeuser Memorial Museum all have names? Yes, most of the names are generic, like Archive,…View More #Weymu40 – Where the Rooms All Have Names