Connecting people through the power of history and culture.Our Galleries & Research Center are open Wednesday through Saturday by appointment. Call 320-253-8424 to make an appointment. Same-day & walk-up visits are welcome! Plan Your Visit
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SUGGESTED HAPPENINGS & EVENTS
Featured News & Events
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Updates for Our Visitors
We are open by appointment!
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SHM Receives IMLS Grant for Catalog
We’re updating our Archival Catalog
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Missing Pieces Walking Tour
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History Maker Celebration
—Coming Back in 2021—
WWII USO Variety Show
Rent Our Space
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
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