Goodhue County History Center Is Closed Today Wednesday, January 20th.

Will Open Tomorrow Thursday, January 21, 10 am – 4 pm

January History Break

We have moved the date of our history break this month due to inauguration happening at the same time. You can join us next week on Wednesday January 27th at Noon to hear this months speaker.

Goodhue County Historical Society Annual Meeting (Zoom Edition)

Goodhue County Historical Society Virtual Annual Meeting  Sunday, January 17, 2021 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Goodhue County Historical Society is holding its Annual Meeting virtually by (Zoom Edition). Following the meeting, join our presenter and GCHS board member Todd Avery as he reads some recently found unpublished chapter from local Author Ted Halls Book […]

Goodhue County Historical Society Closed Today Due to Winter Weather Advisory.

Will be open Saturday, January 16, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Goodhue County Historical Society will be reopening to the public Thursday, January 14, 2021.

The Goodhue County Historical Society will reopen on Thursday, January 14. Visitors are required to call ahead to reserve a time to visit the building.

Share Your Covid-19 Stories

The Goodhue County Historical Society is seeking to document the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in Goodhue County. Help us by filling out the form below and sharing your story. The responses to this form will be kept permanently in the Goodhue County Historical Society Research Library and Archives. Loading…

History Center Closure

As mandated by Minnesota Executive Order 20-99 and 20-103, the Goodhue County History Center will close at the end of the business day on Friday, November 20th. GCHS will reopen on Thursday, January 14th, 2021. In the meantime, watch our social media feeds and website for digital programs and more! You can also visit the […]

History Center reopening November 11th

The Goodhue County Historical Society will reopen to the public on Wednesday, November 11th. As was previous policy, visitors are required to call ahead to reserve a time to visit the building. Stay safe and healthy everyone!

History Center Closed Until Further Notice

Out of an abundance of caution, the Goodhue County Historical Society will be closed until further notice due to a potential COVID exposure. No visitors have come into contact with any potentially affected individuals. GCHS will reopen when it is safe to do so. Thank you for your understanding!

Seeking COVID-related Donations

We are without a doubt living through historic times, and GCHS is looking to collect & preserve materials related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Goodhue County Historical Society is seeking donations of COVID-related items including, but not limited to: photographs signs papers 3-D objects and more Items with connections to Goodhue County and local […]