Events and Museum News

Upcoming Events

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Bugle Calls From the Civil War - November Meeting of the Litchfield G.A.R. Civil War Roundtable

November 12th at 1:30pm - Litchfield Opera House - RSVP Required

William Crowder will be demonstrating and defining the unique Bugle Calls used for communication during the Civil War.

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With Charity for All: Abraham Lincoln and the Dakota War Trials


November 21 at 3pm - Litchfield Opera House - Advanced Ticket Purchase Required

Presidential impersonator Bryce Stenzel will act as the 16th President as he contemplates the decision to approve the exaction of 303 Dakota Indians involved in the US/Dakota War of 1862

Museum News

Released May 1, 2020 - In compliance with Governor Walz's most recent Executive Order, the Meeker County Museum will remain closed until further notice. The best way to reach out to MCM staff is through email, addresses for which can be found on the "Contact Us" page of this website. 

308 North Marshall Avenue, Litchfield, MN 55355 - 320-693-8911 -

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