The Winona County Historical Society is in the southeast corner of Minnesota. We operate three museums and offer a wide variety of exhibits, programs, workshops and events. Many researchers of all levels find The Laird Lucas Library and Archives, housed in the Winona County History Center, a valuable resource. Plan your visit and learn more by clicking Museums and the other menu items above.
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Annual Quilt Drawing to be held during The Christmas House Tour! Get your chance for $1 each and see the beautiful "Autumn Glory" quilt at the History Center. The lucky winner will be drawn at 7 p.m. during House Tour on December 7, but does not need to be present to win.
History Center Holiday Hours and Special Events:
Thanksgiving - Closed
Not So Black Friday, November 28 - Open 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. with Free Admission to the Archives at the History Center, find your family's history and learn about caring for your family photos and heirlooms.
Small Business Saturday, November 29 - Open 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Check out the Museum Shop for many locally made items!
Check out other festivities in Downtown Winona - Here!
Stay Up to Date with Your History
Check out the Society's newsletter, "The Argus," a bi-monlthy publication of news, articles and program listings. Become a member to get "The Argus" mailed to your home.
You can also stay in touch by signing up for our e - newsletter! It's Free!