• History and Hotdish – DCHS Newsletter, Fall 2017

    The Fall 2017 DCHS Newsletter brings you upcoming events, local history, an article about DNA and genealogy, and of course, GOODIES!  Our fundraising opportunities include ready-to-bake pies for only $10 […]

  • Summer Newsletter 2017 Douglas County Historical Society

      Minnesota has two seasons – winter and road construction – as true then as it is now.   N. J. Trenham’s photo studio in Alexandria. We can thank him for […]

  • Spring 2017 Newsletter for DCHS MN

    The Spring 2017 Newsletter for the Douglas County Historical Society MN features our activities calendar for a busy spring.  Highlights include dates for a series of online genealogy research “how-to” workshops, […]

  • Winter 2016 Newsletter, Douglas County Historical Society, MN

    Winter Newsletter from Douglas County Historical Society, Minnesota Catch up on the latest events, news, and meet some of our volunteers!  Click the link below. winter-newsletter-2016

Upcoming Events

  1. Annual Meeting

    August 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm



COVID19 Response:
Per governor order, we will be closed until further notice. We are happy to take research requests via email at  Thank you for your understanding. Immediate concerns may be emailed to


  • Office Hours:
  • M-F,  8:30-5:00


  • Tours:
  • M-F, 9:00 – 3:00
  • $5/adult, $3/child.
  • Schedule group tours in advance.