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March 30, 2020

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.


March 25, 2020

The St. Louis County Historical Society Museum and Administrative office, located in the St. Louis County Depot, Duluth, is closed due to the COVID-19 crisis. 

Most staff are now working from home and responding by email to service and information requests. 

All board an...

March 16, 2020


Wednesday, April 15, 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...

February 26, 2020

Thank you for your interest in the Erie Mining Company History Project. To access the digital archives, please fill out the brief access form (

The project team is hard at work uploading their vast collection of photographs, document...

February 12, 2020

Veterans Memorial Hall, a program of the St. Louis County Historical Society, is pleased to promote the Rotary Club of Cloquet’s March for Veterans Celebration March 7th, 2020 at the AAD Shriners Building in Hermantown. The purpose of this event is to raise funds, the...

February 7, 2020

Taconite: New Life for Minnesota's Iron Range, the History of the Erie Mining Company has been published! 

Purchase your copy now for $45, which includes sales tax and shipping, at

To purchase a copy at o...

January 24, 2020


During our Veterans Remembrance Dinner on November 15, artist Tim Cortes unveiled his original artwork honoring the five Medal of Honor recipients: Oscar F. Nelson, Donald E. Rudolph, Michael Colalillo, Henry A. Courtney, Jr. and Dale E. Wayrynen.