ABOUT US

Since its inception in 1922, the St. Louis County Historical Society has sought to discover,  preserve, and disseminate knowledge about the history, and prehistory, of St. Louis County as well as the state of Minnesota.

In addition to collecting and preserving objects of material culture and historical research material, the Society maintains and operates a museum as well as materially participates in the collections and operations of a historical research center adequate to serve the region encompassing St. Louis County and northeastern Minnesota.

506 WEST MICHIGAN STREET, DULUTH, MINNESOTA 55802

As the COVID-19 pandemic rages, the St. Louis County Historical Society is committed to saving today’s history for tomorrow’s generations.

“A year from now, are we going to remember what it felt like to be afraid of touching door handles or grocery store carts?” asked Charley Langowski, the SLCHS curator. “We must save the stories of how our lives changed and how we adapted. Future generations will want to know.”

The historical society is encouraging people to think about how COVID-19 has directly...

Veterans Memorial Hall is canceling the VMH 5K Fun Run/Walk scheduled for Saturday, May 16, due to the COVID-19 crisis.

If conditions in the community should improve allowing the event to be held safely, we may reschedule the VMH 5K Fun Run/Walk for autumn of 2020.

Registration fees are nonrefundable but will be valid and applied should the race be rescheduled.

Please direct questions to John Werner, Veterans Memorial Hall Advisory Committee Member at wernercsm@gmail.com.

Veterans Memorial Hall was...

CANCELLED FOR MAY

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Bring your antique/collectible item(s) to the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center (the Depot) for a free appraisal!

The St. Louis County Historical Society has arranged for Denny Mager of Northern Specialty, an expert in antique appraisal, to be at your service from noon until 3 PM in the rotunda.

Please arrive before 2:30 PM to register in person.

You may bring up to two items per person for an informal oral identification and evaluation of each antique...

Please reload

AFFILIATES

The St. Louis County Historical Society currently has six affiliate organizations. These organizations are the Ely-Winton Historical Society, Hibbing Historical Society & Museum, the Minnesota Museum of Mining, Sisu Heritage Inc., the Tower-Soudan Historical Society, and the Virginia Area Historical Society.

0SHOPPING CART
  • Facebook - White Circle
  • Instagram - White Circle
  • LinkedIn - White Circle

© 2017 by the St. Louis County Historical Society

All photos and content on this website are copyrighted by their respective creators.

Please do not reproduce, print, or use any photos in any context without express written permission.