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
Daily (Beginning June 10) through Labor Day
$5 – Adults
$4 – Seniors (65+)
$3 – Students
$2 – Children (6 to 12)
Free – Children under 6
Free – NHS Members
Do You Like To Play Golf?
You can play and support NHS at the same time!
NHS is selling vouchers for a round of golf at Willingers during the 2019 season. Half of the purchase price becomes a tax deductible donation to NHS! Call the office for info or to buy a voucher! (507) 645-9268
2019 Feature Exhibit
NHS is celebrating the centennial of Malt-O-Meal in Northfield with a new, one-of-a-kind exhibit, 100 Years of Malt-O-Meal Made Here Sold Everywhere. Don’t miss your chance to learn about the history of the company and the product that gained its fame here!
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2019 programs and events.
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Visited with teenagers. They enjoyed the variety of explanations including a video orientation. Well done! Great restoration and presentation of a time after the Civil War when times were still turbulent.
Richard J., Gainesville, Georgia
We really enjoyed seeing this museum. They kept the actual bank part of it as it was when Jesse James and friends tried to abscond with the money. The film was very informative and we left feeling that we well understood what took place.
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
Three of the four of us [on the tour] are James historians, with one of us a person who works at the James Farm and two of us are James writers. We found the tour to be accurate and well done by our tour guide.
Elizabeth J. Lexington, Missouri
The Historical Society was very well done. There was a $5.00 entry fee and it was worth it. We watched a film on Jesse James and read more about him. It also had a room describing Malt o Meal. It’s worth the stop.
Via Trip Advisor
This is not your typical “any town” Historical Society Museum…Annie T. - Yelp