Welcome to the Blue Earth County Historical Society
Surrounded By History: Blue Earth County on the Move
Mark your calendars now for this years Surrounded By History on April 28, 2017 at 6 p.m. Tickets on sale soon. Click the image for more information.
Hubbard House Assistant Position Open
BECHS is hiring a Hubbard House Assistant to start immediately. Applications are being accepted now.
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Married in Style: Blue Earth County Weddings
Check out our latest exhibit opening Saturday, April 22 with a recpetion from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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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.