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Breakfast Club: German-Catholic of Stearns County with Jeanette Blonigen Clancy

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

Save the date for this month’s Breakfast Club. Join us for coffee and rolls with Jeanette Blonigen Clancy as we discuss the German-Catholics of Stearns County. Please call the Museum at 320-253-8424 or click here to register. The Breakfast Club program is free for Stearns History Museum members and $7 for nonmembers.

Recurring Event Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

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 […]

Memory Writers

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

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). Questions? Call the Museum at 320.253.8424.  

Recurring Event Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Mission Moonshine Escape Room

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

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 […]

Museum CLOSED

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

Museum closed for the Holidays. We will reopen and see you Wednesday, December 28th!  

Lion Man Literacy Exhibit closing

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

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 […]

Open from 10-3

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

We will be closing early to observe the New Year holiday. Note: we will be closed all day 1/1 New Years Day!

Museum CLOSED

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

Closed for the holiday. Happy New Year!

MUSEUM CLOSED

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

Civil War Roundtable: The Cincinnati Dock Riots of 1862 with Dr. Shannon Smith

Stearns History Museum 235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud, MN

Meeting Overview: In July of 1862, Irish workers in Cincinnati rioted to keep Black workers from laboring on the docks and attempted to “clean out” African American residential sections of the city. A precursor to the more infamous New York draft riots of 1863, the violence was triggered by the prospect of a draft and […]

Museum Hours:

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