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.

Inventory Assistant Position Openings

The Goodhue County Historical Society is seeking two candidates to fill the position of Inventory Assistant.  Interested applicants may submit their materials on or by Friday, December 30, 2016, at 12 PM CDT.  This project has been financed in part with funds provided by the State of Minnesota from the Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund through the […]

Education & Outreach Coordinator Position Opening

The Goodhue County Historical Society is seeking a candidate to fill the position of Education & Outreach Coordinator.  Interested applicants may submit their materials on or by Friday, December 30, 2016, at 12 PM CDT. For more information on this position, please refer to the posting link. Education & Outreach Coordinator Posting

History Center to close early on November 19

The Goodhue County History Center will be closing at 2 PM on Saturday, November 19 to allow staff to prepare for an off-site event.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Get Your Tickets Before November 4 for the Viva Las Vegas Gala

Support the Goodhue County Historical Society in Vegas style!  The Viva Las Vegas Gala will benefit the Historical Society and should be a night of fun.  Enjoy a delicious meal along with silent and live auctions, games, and take your photo in the Chapel of Love.  Dance the rest of the night away to Sinatra […]