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Fall trip to SW Wisconsin and SE Minnesota

September 8th, 2016 | No Comments

The TCHS is sponsoring a three day trip to southwestern Wisconsin and Southeastern Minnesota on September 20th through September 22nd, 2016. The trip will include points of interest through the Twin Cities to Hastings and Red Wing where we will cross the Mississippi River and drive down the Wisconsin side with stops along the way.  […]

Belgian Waffle Breakfast

September 8th, 2016 | No Comments

Come to the “All You Can Eat” Dad’s Belgian waffle breakfast on Sunday, September 25, 2016 from 9AM to 1PM at the Long Prairie American Legion. This is a fundraiser for the Todd County Museum. Adults: $7.50 (pre sale); $8 (at the door) — Children (5-12): $4.00 — Children (4 and under): Free. Come hungry […]

Winter has changed our hours:

September 8th, 2016 | No Comments

During the winter months of December, January, February and March we will be open Wednesdays 11:30 to 4:30, Thursdays and Fridays from 11:30 to 4:00 pm. If the weather is bad or extremely cold, please call ahead to make sure we are open. Our telephone number is 320 732 4426.

TCHS Annual Autumn Appreciation Dinner

September 8th, 2016 | No Comments

The TCHS Annual Autumn Appreciation dinner will be held on Monday, October 17, 2016, at the Long Prairie American Legion. The presenter is Mark Youngblood; who will be talking about “Outhouse Archaeology”.  Mark is a resident of White Bear Lake and has been collecting artifacts by digging where many wouldn’t think to.  Privy digging is Mark’s forte; finding buried […]

Historic Quilts Across Todd County

July 31st, 2015 | No Comments

The sixth annual Todd County History Day will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at the Browerville Community Center beginning at 10:30 a.m. The Day will include historic quilts from the six historical societies/museums on display with a story about each quilt. Following lunch at 11:30 a.m. a program will be presented at which […]

Historic Long Prairie Ghost Walk “Off Main”

May 14th, 2015 | No Comments

Saturday, July 11th at 7PM join historian and author Adrian Lee for a 10-block tour “Off Main” venturing down side streets to find the first hospitals, cigar factories, and homes and businesses of the movers and shakers who founded Long Prairie. The tour begins at the Christie Home carriage house at 7PM; the cost is […]

Bagg Bonanza Farm Field Trip

August 9th, 2012 | No Comments

The Todd County Historical Society is inviting you to join us on another one day trip. This time we will be visiting the Bagg Bonanza Farm near Mooreton, ND. There will be a movie describing bonanza farms, a guided tour of the Bagg Farm and a noon dinner. We will then head north to the […]

July 3, 2012 – Courthouse Grand Opening

August 6th, 2012 | No Comments

The Todd County Historical Society were honored guests at the grand RE-opening of the courthouse for their efforts in saving this classic building. The cost of remodeling the old building was comparable in price to tearing it down and building a new facility. However, the aesthetic appeal of original building could not be duplicated by […]