News Releases

March 2013
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March 13, 2013 Hear the Songs of Irish Lumberjacks at the North West Company Fur Post
March 13, 2013 Visit Mill City Museum in April for Programs About Maple Syrup, Fudge, Bread, the Minneapolis Mob and A Building that Changed America
March 13, 2013 Genealogy Class at the History Center Library
March 13, 2013 Art and Architecture Tours at the Minnesota State Capitol
March 13, 2013 The Minnesota Historical Society Reaches 1,000 Legacy Grant Milestone
March 6, 2013 This April: Architecture, Travel and the Minneapolis Mob
March 6, 2013 Spring Break Activities, Asian-Pacific Heritage Day and Teen Takeover at the History Center
March 6, 2013 April Programs at the Alexander Ramsey House Include A Walk Through the Year 1861, Victorian Superstitions and Minnesota's Liquor History
February 2013
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February 28, 2013 MEDIA ALERT/PHOTO OPP: Metro History Day Competitions Start Saturday
February 22, 2013 PHOTO OPP: 'Lincoln' Movie Set Pieces at History Center Today
February 20, 2013 History Film Series Presents 'The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case'
February 15, 2013 Presidents Day Photo Opp: Paul and Babe and Civil War Soldiers Visit the State Capitol Monday to Show History Matters
February 13, 2013 Learn Seed Saving and Winter Gardening Techniques at the Oliver H. Kelley Farm in March
February 13, 2013 Irish Heritage and Easter Egg Hunt Offered in March at the James J. Hill House
February 13, 2013 History Center Offers Civil War Lectures and A Free Day for Veterans in March
February 13, 2013 MEDIA ALERT/PHOTO OPP: Rare Artifacts Installed in Civil War Exhibit Friday
February 11, 2013 National History Day in Minnesota Engages Students Across the State
February 6, 2013 March Events for Everyone at Mille Lacs Indian Museum and Trading Post
February 6, 2013 Get Acquainted With the Minnesota Historical Society Library this March
February 6, 2013 State Capitol Tours in March Highlight Woman Suffrage and the Civil War
February 5, 2013 History Initiatives Funded by the Legacy Amendment Benefit Minnesota Students, Teachers and the Economy
February 1, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: Pres. Lincoln Student Writing Contest Opens Today
January 2013
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January 30, 2013 March Events at the Alexander Ramsey House Target Adult and Youth
January 30, 2013 Mill City Museum Upcoming Events Include Guest Chefs, Women's History Family Day, the Bake-Off Challenge and More
January 30, 2013 March-ing Along: History at the Turf Club, Maple Syrup Clinic and Big Wow Variety Show at the Minnesota History Center
January 25, 2013 PHOTO OPP: Photography Class at Split Rock Lighthouse Coincides with Full Moon Saturday
January 23, 2013 History Film Series Delves into the Private Lives of Abraham and Mary Lincoln
January 23, 2013 Celebrate History at the Minnesota State Capitol on Presidents Day
January 16, 2013 Hill House Chamber Concerts 27th Season Continues in February
January 16, 2013 Romance and Relaxation Tour, Victorian Poetry Slam and Teddy Bear Story Time and the James J. Hill House
January 16, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: Capitol Chandelier to be Lit Once Again Jan. 17
January 16, 2013 February Tours of the State Capitol Highlight Art, the Civil War, Architecture and Construction
January 16, 2013 Dog Sledding and Dancing at the North West Company Fur Post in February
January 16, 2013 Popular Summer Camps Now Open for Registration
January 16, 2013 History Center Celebrates Black History Month with Family Programs, Lectures and a Funk and Soul Review
January 11, 2013 Big Wow Video Contest Rules
January 10, 2013 New Exhibit Features Paintings from the Minnesota Historical Society Collection at Minnesota Marine Art Museum in Winona
January 9, 2013 Chandelier to Light Capital Once Again Jan. 17
January 9, 2013 The Alexander Ramsey House Offers a Glimpse at the Year 1876, Valentine's Day Themed Programs and History Happy Hour in February
January 9, 2013 Mill City Museum Offers Tours and Baking Lab Presentations in February
January 9, 2013 An Evening of Twin Cities Funk and Soul on Feb. 8
January 8, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: Moon Rocks go on Display Today at History Center
January 3, 2013 The Minnesota Historical Society Announces Latest Legacy Grant Recipients
January 2, 2013 Moonlight Snowshoeing at North West Company Fur Post on Jan. 26
January 2, 2013 Discover the Story of the Dakota Peace Coalition at Jan. 29 History Lounge
November 2012
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November 28, 2012 MEDIA ALERT: Minnesota Historical Society Takes Possession of Apollo 11 Moon Samples Today
November 27, 2012 Minnesotans Invited to Help Make History
November 23, 2012 Black Friday a Smashing Success at the Minnesota History Center