Douglas County Historical Society
1219 Nokomis St
Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone: 320-762-0382

Welcome to our new Corporate Sponsors!

Corporate Sponsors are critical to help us with the continuation of projects such as: purchase of microfilm reader, transferring over 1000 oral history tapes from cassettes, transferring VHS tapes to DVDs, scanning slides into cmputer and putting into Power Point program. Thank you to our new Corporate Sponsors: Ace Hardware, Billmark’s Lakes Area Insurance, Carlos Creek…

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Douglas Cty Historical Society Awarded $7000 Grant

The current microfilm reader can no longer be repaired as parts are no longer available. Your contribution will ensure continued research support at DCHS with up-to-date, reliable equipment. Click, Contribute, Change your World DCHS was recently notified by the MN Historical Society that we have been awarded a Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grant for…

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Timeless Topics – Winter 2012

Douglas County Historical Society has been awarded 1 of 53 Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage grants. Read more about the Grant, Give Minnesota Day and much more in our Winter Newsletter!

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The Grapevine – Garden Shed

Garden Shed The garden shed is finally a reality. We have received a grant from the Alexandria Rotary for the shed and it will arrive in the spring. We will have regular updates on our progress. The foundation is being done this fall so it will be ready for the shed construction in the spring.

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Timeless Topics – Fall 2012

Fall is full of fun filled events in Douglas County! Read more about the Bake Sale,  Research Department and all the happenings of the Douglas County Historical Society in this Fall 2012 issue!

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Timeless Topics – Summer 2012

Summer is full of fun filled events in Douglas County! Read more about the Spruce Hill Church Mid-Summer Hymn-Sing and Picnic,  Fète Champétre Festival and all the happenings of the Douglas County Historical Society in this Summer 2012 issue!

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Host Your Event At The Douglas County Historical Society!

Looking for a unique venue for your special event? Consider hosting it at Douglas County Historical Society. Whether it is a business or organization meeting, baby or bridal shower, card or book club, or birthday or holiday party, we can help make it memorable. Call us at 320-762-0382 for details.

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Timeless Topics – Spring 2011

The Douglas County Historical Society is planning a Greatest Generation Celebration Day at the Alexandria Airport! Join us on Saturday, June 11, 2011. Check out details on page 6.

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