Welcome to the Blue Earth County Historical Society
Man on a Mission
Join us for a special showing of the Mankato made film "Man on a Mission"
March 23, 6 p.m.
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Surrounded By History: Celebrating the Swinging Sixties
Mark your calendars now for this years Surrounded By History on April 27, 2018 at 6 p.m. Tickets on sale soon.
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Coming of Age: The 1968 Generation
Open December 9-June 16, 2018
Free and open to the public
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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.