October 7 through December 30, 2016

A traveling exhibit from the Minnesota Historical Society on display at the Wadena County Museum  603 Jefferson Street North



Holiday Tea and Open House

Thursday   December 8   4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Wadena County Museum




Jerry Mevissen-Author  “That Reminds Me”

Sunday, December 11  7:00 p.m.

An Open Book, Wadena


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 for more information.