History Center is open. The Archives requires an appointment. Call 507-934-2160.

Trick-or-Treat at the Cox House

Cox House 500 N. Washington Avenue, Saint Peter, MN

Families are invited to come to trick-or-treat at the Cox House.

Documentary Film Series | USO: For the Troops

Nicollet County Historical Society - Treaty Site History Center 1851 N. Minnesota Avenue, Saint Peter, MN

By showcasing the horrors of war alongside the morale-building activities of the USO and its volunteers, this film creates a comprehensive view of the lasting impact of the USO and shares new insights into American culture and the realities American soldiers face while overseas.

Teddy Roosevelt Live Parlor Talk

Cox House 500 N. Washington Avenue, Saint Peter, MN

Learn about Teddy Roosevelt's early life as a child, from his days as a Deputy Sherrif, to charging up San Juan Hill. 

Give to the Max Day 2022

Virtual MN

Being storytellers and custodians of thousands of items takes staff and volunteers thousands of hours each year using not only their time and talents, but also supplies like boxes, folders, exhibit boards, and so much more. If you believe in the importance of gathering, preserving, and sharing Nicollet County history, please consider making a gift on Give to the Max Day on November 17.

(MEMBERS ONLY) Sam Haugdahl, the New Sweden Creamery, and World Champion Butter

Nicollet County Historical Society - Treaty Site History Center 1851 N. Minnesota Avenue, Saint Peter, MN

This is the story of one buttermaker, immigrant farmers to Nicollet County, and the prize at the 1900 Paris World's Fair for the world's best butter. NCHS members are welcome to join us for this program.

(MEMBERS ONLY) Photo Day with Santa

Cox House 500 N. Washington Avenue, Saint Peter, MN

Santa is visiting the Cox House before his busy season starts! Families will have 10 minutes with Santa to grab that perfect holiday snapshot.

CLOSED DUE TO WEATHER

Nicollet County Historical Society - Treaty Site History Center 1851 N. Minnesota Avenue, Saint Peter, MN

NCHS offices and exhibits are closing at noon today due to inclement weather and deteriorating driving conditions.

Documentary Film Series | Project Bike, The Final Stretch

Nicollet County Historical Society - Treaty Site History Center 1851 N. Minnesota Avenue, Saint Peter, MN

"Project Bike, The Final Stretch,” tells the story of Sikkila's struggling past, and how those experiences have shaped her creative motivation, emphasizing how the arts can transform our lives.