Events and Museum News

Upcoming Events

May 12

Civil War Roundtable

"Sherman and the March to the Sea"
with Joyce and Jim Hinderks

1:30pm - Meeker County Museum

Did you know once General Sherman reached Savannah, Georgia, he presented the city to President Lincoln as a Christmas gift? Learn this and much more!


May 30
Memorial Day

Annual Memorial Day Picnic
11am-1:30pm, Litchfield Opera House
Tickets: $10/Adult; $5/child 12 & under
For more details, follow the event on Facebook.

June 9

Civil War Roundtable

"The Hardest Lot of Men: The Third Minnesota Infantry in the Civil War"
with Joseph Fitzharris

1:30pm - Meeker County Museum

Museum News

January 11, 2022 - The Meeker County Museum announces the hiring of their new Executive Director, Danelle Erickson. Danelle grew up in Dassel, and most recently comes to use from the Blue Earth County Historical Society in Mankato. Stop by and welcome her back to Meeker County!