Visit Us

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)  – April, May, September, October

Daily – Memorial Day to Labor Day


$5 – Adults

$3 – Seniors, Students

$2 – Children (6 to 12)

Free – Children under 6

Free – NHS Members

World War I Exhibit

Visit NHS to see what Northfield was like during WWI and how our citizens aided the war effort. Our Exhibits page has more details.


NHS as permanent and temporary exhibits telling stories of Northfield’s colorful past. See the Exhibits page for what’s on display now!

Museum Store

Love Northfield, but you can’t make it to town? Shop online and get your piece of Northfield.

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4 days ago

This type of photography was one of Ira Sumner's specialties back in 1876. So he was an obvious choice to capture images of William Chadwell and Clell Miller, the two bank robbers killed in the ... See more

Everyone mourns in their own way...

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