Celebrating Minnesota State, Mankato 150 Years

From Normal School to University

Throughout 2017 and 2018, Minnesota State University, Mankato will be celebrating its 150 Anniversary and the Historical Society is excited to be a part of the celebration. This exhibit will include photographs and artifacts featuring noteworthy individuals and places on campus as well as fun facts and stories about the college and student life. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

As a part of the exhibit opening, BECHS will be hosting Historic Valley Campus Walking Tours on September 23, with tours leaving from the History Center every 30 minutes between 10 a.m. and Noon. Each tour will last approximately 1 hour.  Walking tours are $8/adults, $5/BECHS Members and are on a first come first serve basis. 

Exhibit Poster for Celebrating MSU 150 Exhibit