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.
TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY 9:00-5:00
We have a shortage of volunteer help at the front desk. Hours could change without notice.
Plan Your Visit
408 Division Street
Northfield, MN 55057
Contact Christine Hamp (Administrative Assistant)
The 1876 Robbery
Fran Hall Tin Can
$5 – Adults
$4 – Seniors (65+)
$3 – Students
$2 – Children (6 to 12)
Free – Children under 6
Free – NHS Members
Northfield Historical Society is a Time Travelers partner organization. See information on the Time Travelers program under our HOME menu.
News and Press Releases
Become an Adult History Tour Guide
We will meet on June 14th, 21st and 28th, at the Northfield Historical Society from 12-3 p.m.
Email if interested at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Stillwater’s Last Lumber Baron – Presented by NHS Member Bill McGrath
Join Bill at his April 8th Presentation in Grand Rapids or his May 17th Presentation at 1:30 at Buckham West. 19 Division St W Faribault, MN 55021
When History Becomes the Past: Saying Goodbye to Historic Landmarks
Image: Firefighters work to extinguish the blaze in the morning after the November 12, 2020 fire. Courtesy of Northfield Historical Society I came to Northfield in the spring of 2020 when I took the position of collections manager at Northfield Historical Society....