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

Enjoy This Beautiful, Historic Home As The Setting For Your Special Event

Host Your Special Event With Us

The historic Knute and Nicolina Nelson Home is a lovely setting for your special event. For groups of 24 or less, you can enjoy your event without the stress of hosting in your own home. We have ample parking and several options for entertaining.

Catered Luncheons and Dessert parties can be arranged by contacting or calling 320-762-0382. Prices will be determined after consulting with our event planner. One of our interesting, historic Programs or Presentations can be added to your event for an additional fee.




Room Rental costs depend on the time and day.

Monday-Friday, 9-5 pm – Donation
Monday-Friday, 5-8 pm – $50
Saturday-Sunday, $125 Room rental for 3 hours. $50 for each additional hour.

$10 for Coffee/Water, groups may bring their own desserts and snacks.

Think of us for your:

Holiday Get-Together
Bridge and Card Club
Birthday Party
Book Club
Red Hat Group
Bridal Shower
Baby Shower
Wedding Photos
Intimate Wedding
Club Meetings
Coffee Party