THANK YOU to all the supporters of the Blue Earth County Historical Society. You are History Heroes!

Annually, it takes about $300,000 to operate the Blue Earth County History Center and Hubbard House. Your donation above and beyond your annual membership helps support programs, exhibits, and the preservation of historical objects and papers For Future Generations.

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Blue Earth County Historical Society
424 Warren Street
Mankato MN 56001

Blue Earth County Historical Society Founders at the Semi-Centennial Celebration in 1902 with the 120 year logo over the top

We are excited to announce the next chapter in Blue Earth County Historical Society’s story.

Since November 7, 1901, the Historical Society has actively collected, preserved and shared the rich history and heritage of this county. Now, on our 120th Anniversary, it’s time to look to the future of history and we have a BOLD vision and a BOLD Future.


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Expansion Concepts

Current view of the History Center from 5th Street, MankatoFuture view of the History Center from 5th Street (Concept drawing)
BECHS Expansion Phase 2