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


  • Office Hours:
  • M-F,  8:30-5:00


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




Corporate Sponsors

These Douglas County businesses have generously offered their support with a corporate sponsorship.  Thank you!

Downtown Alexandria, the corner of 7th and Broadway, looking north.

Ace Hardware

Alexandria Industries

Bell Bank

Bremer Bank

Lake Side Art

Kensington Bank

Knute Nelson Foundation

Mike’s In & Out Oil Change

Ollie’s Service Inc.

Broadway Ballroom