Welcome to the Blue Earth County Historical Society
Discover Your Story
Discover your story and the story of Blue Earth County at the History Center and Museum, Research Center and R.D. Hubbard House.
Christmas at the Hubbard House
Sat., December 5, 3-7 p.m.
Sun., December 6, 1-4 p.m.
Join us for a Victorian Christmas experience with live music, costumed characters and more.
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Electrifying Minnesota is our latest traveling exhibit from the Minnesota Historical Society.
This exhibit will be on display through March 25, 2016.
Free and open to the public.
History Center & Museum
Discover Blue Earth County history at the History Center. Visit the Research Center, Gift Shop, Traveling Exhibits and Museum. The Museum is fun for all ages with many historic displays and an interactive area.
R.D. Hubbard House
Built by Mankato entrepreneur R.D. Hubbard, this beautiful Victorian mansion will transport you back to the early 1900s. Experience the past through tours and living history events.
Gift Shop & Art Gallery
With a great selection of books and gift items, the Gift Shop is sure to have something for everyone. The Art Gallery includes fine art prints by local and national acclaimed artist Marian Anderson.
Dig deeper into your family genealogy. Explore our many resources, including biography files, cemetery and obituary indexes, photographs and over 150 years of local newspapers.