Northfield Historical Society

Museum and Historic Bank Site


The Northfield Historical Society does not manage the Defeat of Jesse James Days Celebration.

Please see the DJJD website for information,

The mission of the Northfield Historical Society is to connect individuals to the history of the Northfield area by collecting, preserving, and sharing its unique stories.

              Museum Hours

                          Sunday                 12 to 4          

                          Monday                Closed

                          Tuesday                10 to 4 

                          Wednesday          10 to 4   

                          Thursday              10 to 4

                          Friday                    10 to 4

                          Saturday               10 to 4 

Visit Us

  408 Division Street

Northfield, MN 55057

Phone: 507-645-9268

Fax: 507-663-6080


$5 – Adults

$4 – Seniors (65+)

$3 – Students

$2 – Children (6 to 12)

Free – Children under 6

Free – NHS Members

   Presented By Aldi, Inc., Merchants Bank, and Millersberg Construction

Northfield Historical Society is a Time Travelers partner organization. See information on the Time Travelers program under our HOME menu. 

  Guided Museum Tours                          

             Vintage Band Weekend

                   July 28 –   7pm

                   July 29 –  7 pm

                   July 30 –  7 pm

                   July 31 –  1pm



September 1 – 10 – Virtual Outlaw Run

September 11 – Live Outlaw Run

Archer House Bricks 

Now Sold at the Museum Store!

Prices:  $10/ Half Brick

$20/ Full Brick

$50/ 3 Bricks

$100/ 7 Bricks

NHS is not shipping  bricks at this time. 

Students, Join the History Club!

 Volunteer as part of our

Visitor Services crew for the summer!


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