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408 Division Street

Northfield, MN 55057

Phone number: 507-645-9268

Fax number: 507-663-6080


Monday – Saturday 10 am to 5 pm

Sunday 1 pm to 5 pm

Guided Tours

   Saturdays  (11am to 2 pm)  – May, September, October

Daily – Memorial Day to Labor Day


$5 – Adults

$4 – Seniors (65+)

$3 – Students

$2 – Children (6 to 12)

Free – Children under 6

Free – NHS Members

World War I Exhibit

Visit NHS to find out how our local men experienced WWI. On display until December 31, 2018. Our Exhibits page has more details.

Spring Break 2018

Check out the special Spring Break programming scheduled for March 26 – 30! Go to the Programs and Events page for details!

Malt-O-Meal Exhibit

Visit NHS and learn about how Malt-O-Meal’s popularity increased with its marketing efforts. On display until September 16, 2018.

Museum Store

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Malt-O-Meal in Northfield"

Looking for something to do tonight? Want to know more about the 99-year history of Malt-O-Meal? Then come down to Faribault for a presentation led by Stephanie Anderson Hess with lots of highlights ... See more

March 22 – 7pm (Thursday) – “Malt-O-Meal in Northfield” with Stephanie Hess.
Stephanie Hess, Curator of Digitization and Special Collections, Northfield Historical Society, will give a brief ... See more

My family and I have been traveling to this museum for years! The young tour guide was excited and gave a great tour….
Shannon Ireland-Google Review

Certainly worth the $5 admission…The young lady who walked us through the bank was a high school student who volunteers at the museum, She did a better job as a storyteller relating the events than many adults…

Trip Advisior

This is not your typical “any town” Historical Society Museum…

Annie T. - Yelp