2018 Bling & Chocolate tickets are now available!

Tickets for the 12th Annual Bling & Chocolate event on Sunday, February 11 are now available.  Tickets are $25 per person and should be purchased ahead of the event.  For more information on the event, view the event listing.  To be directed to the ticket link, select the button below!  

Bid Solicitation: LED Lighting Phase 2 Project

The Goodhue County is soliciting bids for materials to complete our LED Lighting Phase 2 Project.  This project phases focuses on lighting at the Goodhue County History Center within exhibit and collection spaces.  Bid specifications as well as a timeline for proposal submissions is included in the link below. Bid Package for Goodhue County History […]

Visitor Services Associate Position Opening

The Goodhue County Historical Society is seeking a Visitor Services Associate to provide weekend staffing at the Goodhue County History Center.  This is a part-time position with an hourly rate of $13 per hour.  Applications received by Friday, December 22 at 4 PM will receive first consideration for the position.  For more information on the […]

Paid Internship Opportunity for Spring 2018

The Goodhue County Historical Society is seeking an Education Intern to assist with research and development of curriculum related offerings for local school districts.  This is a 300 hour paid internship for a total of $3,000.  Review the full posting for detailed information on this opportunity. Internship Job Description – Education 2018 Application materials are […]

Request for Proposals for Audience Research Services

The Goodhue County Historical Society is soliciting proposals to conduct audience research for interpretation and public program development.  This research will assist the organization with developing an Interpretive Plan and a Strategic Agenda for Public Programming, neither of which currently exist. Vendors with demonstrated experience in similar work are encouraged to submit a proposal for […]

Featherstone Pottery Tour Cancelled

We regret to announce that we have cancelled the Featherstone Pottery tour, scheduled for Saturday, September 30, due to a lack of registrations.  If you are interested in this event should it be offered in the future, please contact Lindsey Rindo at (651) 388-6024.

Reserve your copy of two new books on World War I!

The Goodhue County Historical Society is proud to announce the publishing of two outstanding histories that will commemorate the centennial of America’s entry into World War I.  Pre-sales are currently available for books to be picked up or shipped upon arrival.  The books are expected to arrive in early July. With Love to All: The […]

Red Wing Photography Club Spring Flower Photo Show on Exhibit through April 26

Check out the latest photo show from the Red Wing Photography Club at the Goodhue County History Center from April 2 to 26.  The theme is spring flowers. To learn more about the Red Wing Photography Club, go to their website.

New Land, New Life Exhibit on View Through April 1

Come to the Goodhue County History Center to view the traveling exhibit, New Land, New Life:  Norwegian Immigration in Minnesota, 1825-1925, on view through April 1.  Learn the stories behind one of the earliest and largest ethnic groups to settle in Minnesota through this 20 panel exhibit created by the Ramsey County Historical Society and […]

History Center to be Closed December 17 due to Winter Storm

The Goodhue County History Center will be closed on Saturday, December 17 due to the impending winter storm.  This will allow our staff and volunteers to remain safe during this weather event and allow city crews to have the proper amount of time to clear our parking area. We apologize for any inconvenience.