Collections & Exhibits Committee Meeting

Mower County Historical Society 1303 6th Ave. SW, Austin, MN, United States

The Collections & Exhibits Committee will meet for its regularly scheduled bi-monthly meeting. The committee will review artifacts presented for acceptance in the permanent MCHS Collection. Visitors are welcome to attend or join the committee.

Lunchbox History “From Trails to Rails 1847-1867”

Mower County Historical Society - Pioneer Building 1303 6th Ave SW, Austin, MN, United States

Lunchbox History presents "From Trails to Rails 1854 -1867" with educator, historian, and author Dean Ulland.

FREE

Open House at the G.A.R.

G.A.R. Hall in Grand Meadow Grand Meadow, MN, United States

Visit the G.A.R. Hall during Meadowfest 2024, in Grand Meadow and take a look around inside. MCHS Staff will be on-site to answer questions.

The Grand Army of the Republic Hall, also known as Booth Post No.130 is an historic Carpenter Gothic building built in 1891 and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.

FREE

Open House at the G.A.R.

G.A.R. Hall in Grand Meadow Grand Meadow, MN, United States

Visit the G.A.R. Hall during Meadowfest 2024, in Grand Meadow and take a look around inside. MCHS Staff will be on-site to answer questions.

The Grand Army of the Republic Hall, also known as Booth Post No.130 is an historic Carpenter Gothic building built in 1891 and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.

FREE

MCHS Regular Board Meeting

Mower County Historical Society 1303 6th Ave. SW, Austin, MN, United States

The MCHS Board of Directors will meet for its regularly scheduled bi-monthly meeting.

BONUS Lunchbox History “FAQs about Minnesota’s New State Flag & Seal”

Mower County Historical Society - Pioneer Building 1303 6th Ave SW, Austin, MN, United States

Lunchbox History presents "FAQs about Minnesota's New State Flag & Seal" with Dr. Anita Gaul from Minnesota West Community & Technical College.
Learn about the Minnesota State Flag and how the designs for the NEW state flag & seal were selected. 

FREE

Lunchbox History “Gertrude Ellis Travels Abroad in 1889”

Mower County Historical Society - Pioneer Building 1303 6th Ave SW, Austin, MN, United States

Lunchbox History presents "Gertrude Ellis Travels Abroad in 1889" with historian, author, and MCHS Executive Director, Randal J. Forster.

FREE

Open House at the Fair

Mower County Historical Society 1303 6th Ave. SW, Austin, MN, United States

Visit the historical society during the Mower County Fair the week of August 6-11, 2024. Buildings will be open to the public Tuesday-Saturday from 12:00 Noon-8:00pm and on Sunday from 1:00-5:00pm.

FREE

Open House at the Fair

Mower County Historical Society 1303 6th Ave. SW, Austin, MN, United States

Visit the historical society during the Mower County Fair the week of August 6-11, 2024. Buildings will be open to the public Tuesday-Saturday from 12:00 Noon-8:00pm and on Sunday from 1:00-5:00pm.
Parking is also available on the MCHS Grounds – Season Pass $25 OR Daily Pass $6
Interested in volunteering during the fair? Please contact the Executive Director for details.

FREE

Open House at the Fair

Mower County Historical Society 1303 6th Ave. SW, Austin, MN, United States

Visit the historical society during the Mower County Fair the week of August 6-11, 2024. Buildings will be open to the public Tuesday-Saturday from 12:00 Noon-8:00pm and on Sunday from 1:00-5:00pm.
Parking is also available on the MCHS Grounds – Season Pass $25 OR Daily Pass $6
Interested in volunteering during the fair? Please contact the Executive Director for details.

FREE

Open House at the Fair

Mower County Historical Society 1303 6th Ave. SW, Austin, MN, United States

Visit the historical society during the Mower County Fair the week of August 6-11, 2024. Buildings will be open to the public Tuesday-Saturday from 12:00 Noon-8:00pm and on Sunday from 1:00-5:00pm.
Parking is also available on the MCHS Grounds – Season Pass $25 OR Daily Pass $6
Interested in volunteering during the fair? Please contact the Executive Director for details.

FREE

Open House at the Fair

Mower County Historical Society 1303 6th Ave. SW, Austin, MN, United States

Visit the historical society during the Mower County Fair the week of August 6-11, 2024. Buildings will be open to the public Tuesday-Saturday from 12:00 Noon-8:00pm and on Sunday from 1:00-5:00pm.
Parking is also available on the MCHS Grounds – Season Pass $25 OR Daily Pass $6
Interested in volunteering during the fair? Please contact the Executive Director for details.

FREE

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