Hops, Grapes and History–March 8th!

We are proud to present “Hops, Grapes & History,” a benefit event featuring a performance by Minnesota music legends, The Belfast Cowboys on Saturday, March 8 at the Grand Event Center in Northfield. The evening begins with a beer and wine tasting from 6 to 8...

Old Northfield

If you are on Facebook and you have not found the page, Old Northfield.  Check it out!  Many photos are being posted from the Northfield Historical Society collection and the Northfield History Collaborative!  We are asking if you have any memories or can identify...

Holiday Hours

The Northfield Historical Society will be closed on Dec. 24/25 and Dec. 31 and Jan. 1. We will be open all other days our normal business hours. Share/LikeClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new...

Northfield, Mandela and Me

This post has been contributed by Cherif Keita. Keita is Professor of French and Francophone Studies at Carleton College.  A native of Mali, he has published books and articles on both social and literary problems in contemporary Africa.  He has completed a...