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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 […]

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 […]

Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Stearns History Museum

Join us this December for the Stearns History Museum’s first-ever Escape Room experience. During the hour, you’ll be transported to the 1920s, a time when everyone wanted the Moonshine Stearns County produced. But the agents are knocking down the door to dry out Stearns County with one goal in mind. Can you stop them? Thursdays […]

Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Stearns History Museum

Join us this December for the Stearns History Museum’s first-ever Escape Room experience. During the hour, you’ll be transported to the 1920s, a time when everyone wanted the Moonshine Stearns County produced. But the agents are knocking down the door to dry out Stearns County with one goal in mind. Can you stop them? Thursdays […]

Recurring Event Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Stearns History Museum

Join us this December for the Stearns History Museum’s first-ever Escape Room experience. During the hour, you’ll be transported to the 1920s, a time when everyone wanted the Moonshine Stearns County produced. But the agents are knocking down the door to dry out Stearns County with one goal in mind. Can you stop them? Thursdays […]

Recurring Event Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Stearns History Museum

Join us this December for the Stearns History Museum’s first-ever Escape Room experience. During the hour, you’ll be transported to the 1920s, a time when everyone wanted the Moonshine Stearns County produced. But the agents are knocking down the door to dry out Stearns County with one goal in mind. Can you stop them? Thursdays […]

Lion Man Literacy Exhibit closing

Stearns History Museum

A new comic book exhibit featuring the work of young community members kicks off at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, August 25, at Stearns History Museum. The Lion Man Literacy Project highlights the visions of young Black youth solving real-life problems through the embodiment of superheroes. The summer program, under the guidance of Michael Dando, an English […]

Museum Hours:

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