For questions or to make tour arrangements, call the BECHS office at 507-345-5566.
Museum Gallery Tours
The Blue Earth County History Center and Museum is open to the public for walk-in visits.
Private, guided group tours of the Museum are available for groups of 10 or more. Admission is $5 per adult.
For information on School Field Trips, please see below.
Hubbard House Tours
The Hubbard House has regular summer hours for walk-in tours with special events throughout the year. In addition, tour for 10 or more may be scheduled between May and September and in December. Advance registration is required for group tours. Visit the R.D. Hubbard House page for more information about this beautiful Victorian home.
School tours are available at the History Center and Museum or the R.D. Hubbard House. Or both!
The History Center and Museum is an amazing resource for local teachers. A field trip to the Museum helps students learn "hands on" history through interactive experiences led by our staff and volunteers. A tour of the Hubbard House shows students what live was like in the early 1900s.
Blue Earth County School Rate*
History Center or Hubbard House School Tours:
K-12: $1.00 per student
Teachers and chaperoned are free at a 1 adult to 10 student ratio. Contact the main office at 507-345-5566 to schedule a tour.
*Rates for Blue Earth County schools only; Regular admission prices apply to non-Blue Earth County Schools.
Exhibit-based museum activities and our outreach program, History-To-Go in your classroom, are just a few ways we work with teachers and students. We are happy to discuss special programs and research projects to meet your curriculum and classroom needs.
BECHS also offers a variety of Speaker's Bureau presentations.