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The Stearns History Museum building will remain closed to the public until further notice. We will update you moving forward, but our work continues. We are currently serving you by email and phone. Email info@stearns-museum.org or call 320-253-8424 with questions, to learn about new digital programming for all ages, or to work on research. You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram, and enjoy our videos on our YouTube channel (see buttons below). Be safe and healthy!

Featured News & Events

Here are a few big upcoming events that you won’t want to miss. Explore by clicking below.

Family History Conference

—September 19, 2020—
“Growing for Generations”

History Maker Celebration

WWII USO Variety Show

Updates for Our Visitors

Important COVID-19 Information
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Explore Our Exhibits

Visiting the exhibits at the Stearns History Museum is like locking eyes with history. Come explore our current displays.

Research Your Story

Everybody’s got a story to tell, and research can help you find it. See how Stearns History Museum is your window into the world of history.

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Rent Our Space

Museum by day, and rentable any time, our unique setting can be yours for group meetings, corporate events, weddings & more.

Our Current Wishlist

As a nonprofit organization, we depend on your support both in the financial form, as well as through specific donations and contributions. Some of our current needs include the following:

• Financial Donations

•1940s era office, living room, and military items

• A large bluetooth speaker for our lobby & events

• Technical Equipment for our Meeting Room

See our full list here >>

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