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Civil War Roundtable: Grant vs. Lee – Who was really the greater general?

Stearns History Museum

Join us for Civil War Roundtable on Tuesday, October 11th @ 3:30 p.m. This program is free and open to the public! Many of us grew up hearing Robert E. Lee described as one of the greatest American generals of all time (if not thegreatest) while Ulysses S. Grant was sometimes described as a drunk […]

Breakfast Club – I Hear My Father’s Voice: Experiences of a WWII Veteran in the Pacific Arena w/ Hedy Tripp

Stearns History Museum

Mark your calendars! Join us for breakfast on October 12 from 9-10am and enjoy a presentation titled I Hear My Father's Voice: Experiences of a WWII Veteran in the Pacific Arena from Hedy Tripp. Coffee and rolls will be provided. Please register ahead for this program. You can register by calling 320.253.8424 or emailing info@stearns-museum.org. […]

Sundown Cemetery Tour

Stearns History Museum

Join us for the Sundown Cemetery Tour at North Star Cemetery in St. Cloud. Following the cemetery tour we will be going to The Red Carpet in Downtown St. Cloud for a drink. Stay tuned for more information about this program. For now mark your calendars! To register call the Museum at 320-253-8424 or register […]

Memory Writers

Stearns History Museum

Memory Writers is a writing group that meets twice a month on the first and third Tuesdays at 10:00 am.  The group develop topics to write about and in turn shares those stories. This program is free to Museum members (non-members $7).

Memory Writers

Stearns History Museum

Memory Writers is a writing group that meets twice a month on the first and third Tuesdays at 10:00 am.  The group develop topics to write about and in turn shares those stories. This program is free to Museum members (non-members $7). For additional information, please call the Museum at 320.253.8424.

Hops & History: Mississippi River Mayhem with Dean Klinkberg

Stearns History Museum

Join us for another Hops & History! This time, we'll be learning more about and discussing the Mississippi River with Dean Klinkberg. Location TBA. Stay tuned for additional information. In the meantime, mark your calendars and get some cash ready for the bar! Call the Museum at 320.253.8424 with questions.  

Memory Writers

Stearns History Museum

Memory Writers is a writing group that meets twice a month on the first and third Tuesdays at 10:00 am.  The group develop topics to write about and in turn shares those stories. This program is free to Museum members (non-members $7). For additional information, please call the Museum at 320.253.8424.

Civil War Roundtable: Human Interest Stories of the Irish in the Civil War with Scott Mingus

Stearns History Museum

Join us for Civil War Roundtable featuring Scott Mingus on Wednesday, November 16 @ 3:30 p.m. (note change in date from usual meeting!) Meeting Overview:  Erin Go Bragh. Anglicized from the Gaelic phrase for “Ireland Forever.” In the mid-19th century, the slogan was particularly popular among many Irish immigrants who had moved to the United […]

Museum Hours:

Wed. - Sat. 10-5,
Sunday 12-4.