Getting Here

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The Lake of the Woods County Historical Society is located ½ block south of Minnesota Highway 11 at 119 8th Ave. SE.


We are open Mid-May through Mid-October.

2017 Winter hours begin Saturday October 14th. We will be open by appointment or for events only. If you have research requests or would like to donate to the museum, please call or email ahead to schedule an appointment.

Call us at 634-1200 or e-mail us at


General Admission is free.


The Lake of the Woods County Historical Society's main building has a reception area, two general exhibit galleries, a research library, archives and a presentation center. The Museum Annex building has additional exhibit space devoted to agriculture. The buildings are handicapped accessible.

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