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

St. Peter and the U.S.-Dakota War

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

Visit with costumed historical interpreters to learn about St. Peter and Army Captain Cox’s role in the saving of New Ulm.  The is an outdoor, come-and-go event.

Historic Crafts & Skills Day

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

Visit with the blacksmith, flax spinner, quilter, and more during this event celebrating the crafts and skills of our ancestors.

Old-Time Traveling Medicine Show

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

Join us for this FREE and fun event with three different shows featuring the acts of the Cherry Sisters, Lonesome Ron, Katie B. Schmellen and Skunky, Violet McNeal, and many more. Delightful vaudeville-style shows and shenanigans.

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.

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. 

(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.