Spring Legacy

Friday, May 11  7:00 p.m.  Robertson Theatre

                 Nancy O’Brien Wagner, Author of”Alice in France:

                 The World War I Letters of Alice M. O’Brien”

Friday, June 15  1:00 – 4:00 p.m.    Wadena County Museum

                 Historic Carnival with live music by

                 The Tubador

                 Sundae and Mr. Goessl

                and much more

Sunday, June 17  2:00 p.m.  Robertson Theatre.  The Wadena Library and the Wadena County Historical Society present…

               Ben Welter, Author

               “Minnesota Moxie:

               True Tales of Courage, Muscle and Grit

               in the Land of 10,000 Lakes”

This legacy program is funded in part or in whole with money from the people of Minnesota on November 4, 2008 which dedicated funding to preserve Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage.


Thank you for supporting the programs of the Wadena County Historical Society!!!


Welcome to The Wadena County Historical Society

The Wadena County Historical Society collects and preserves the history of the county and maintains a research library and genealogy center with records about the people, places and events of the area. Its archives includes an index of over 25,000 names and more than 4000 photographs. Museum displays feature Native American, Railroad, Military and other artifacts that uniquely represent the history of Wadena County.

The Museum and Research Library are open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 to 4 or by appointment.

Please call 218 631-9079 or email 603wchs@arvig.net for more information.