Help us curate our next exhibit!!

The Northfield Historical Society is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2015. The public has generously donated items to the society since the beginning. The 40 For 40 exhibit was created to celebrate and share some of the amazing items that have been donated over...

New 40 for 40 exhibit set to open June 30

As part of its ongoing 40th anniversary celebration in 2015, the Northfield Historical Society will unveil its second “40 For 40” exhibit — a selection of unique, surprising, ordinary, and iconic objects that all Northfielders should be proud to call their...

Wheeler Collection now on display!

Last night we unveiled the new Henry Wheeler collection display.  It was great event. You can now view the .50 caliber Smith Carbine Wheeler used to help stop the James-Younger Gang during the failed 1876 bank raid.  You can also see the gold pocket watch Wheeler was...

Wheeler Collection to be unveiled

The Northfield Historical Society is pleased to announce that a portion of the Henry Wheeler Collection will be on permanent display as of June 16. It will include the Smith carbine that Wheeler used to kill Clell Miller and wound Bob Younger during the failed 1876...

40 for 40 Exhibit Opening

The Northfield Historical Society is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2015. In honor of this anniversary, NHS is opening a new exhibit at 6:30 on April 9 to celebrate the generous donations of historical items given to the society in the last 40 years. Titled 40...

Floor Repair

The  bank raid exhibit will close March 10 at 1:00 p.m. for floor repairs. It will also be closed on March 11. The Museum Store will be open normal hours. Sorry for any inconvenience. Share/LikeClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a...