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July 23, 2020

CANCELLED FOR 2020

This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19. 

Check back for updates.

Third Wednesdays of the Month

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...

June 17, 2020

As mentioned in our Archives section, the UMD's Kathryn A. Martin Library houses the majority of our archival collections under Archives and Special Collections.  While our archival collections and the Kathryn A. Martin Library are excellent resources, we found it prud...

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020 marked 100 years since the lynching of Elias Clayton, Isaac McGhie, Elmer Jackson. Follow links on resource list working to unpack the environment that lead to the horrific deaths of Clayton, Jackson, and McGhie and its lasting community impacts.

"On the e...

June 5, 2020

The St. Louis County Historical Society expresses our condolences and offers our prayers to the family and friends of George Floyd.  He was a father, son, brother and friend and he deserved better, as all people of color do.  As an organization the St. Louis County His...

April 28, 2020

Please consider making a donation to St. Louis County Historical Society during this new giving campaign: https://www.givemn.org/organization/St-Louis-County-Historical-Society.

You can give to our General Operations or choose to designate your money to one of the follo...

April 21, 2020

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 C...