Welcome to the Blue Earth County Historical Society
Electrifying Minnesota is our latest traveling exhibit from the Minnesota Historical Society.
This exhibit will be on display through March 26, 2016.
Free and open to the public.
Volunteers Needed for Board of Trustees
The Blue Earth County Historical Society is seeking volunteers to fill positions on the Board of Trustees. Applications are due by January 31, 2016.
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Surrounded By History: Educated in Blue Earth County
Mark your calendars now for this years Surrounded By History on April 29, 2016 at 6 p.m. Tickets on sale soon.
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History Center & Museum
Discover Blue Earth County history at the History Center. Visit the Research Center, Gift Shop, Traveling Exhibits and Museum. The Museum is fun for all ages with many historic displays and an interactive area.
R.D. Hubbard House
Built by Mankato entrepreneur R.D. Hubbard, this beautiful Victorian mansion will transport you back to the early 1900s. Experience the past through tours and living history events.
Gift Shop & Art Gallery
With a great selection of books and gift items, the Gift Shop is sure to have something for everyone. The Art Gallery includes fine art prints by local and national acclaimed artist Marian Anderson.
Dig deeper into your family genealogy. Explore our many resources, including biography files, cemetery and obituary indexes, photographs and over 150 years of local newspapers.