Immerse yourself in programs designed to inspire.
Discover Your Program
Programs at the Stearns History Museum have been created especially for visitors like you, who are as excited about history as we are. We’ve designed each one to be a unique experience where you can interact with our resources, our museum staff, and other like-minded participants.
These programs can be something you try once or look forward to each month. Explore our current program offerings below, and find dates for each one on our Calendar.
Hops & History
For kids and the young at heart, this program covers topics that tug at our nostalgic heartstrings while sharing “a little history” that is still relevant today.
Civil War Roundtable
St. Cloud Area Genealogists
The St. Cloud Area Genealogists meet the third Tuesday of the month – January-May and September-November – at the Stearns History Museum. Meetings start at 7 p.m. Cost: Free-will donation for nonmembers.
Century Farms Program
In June of each year, we honor Stearns County families by designating their farms as Century Farms with the installation of commemorative markers. This program recognizes the long history of area farmers as stewards of the land and the tradition of passing down a way of life to family members.
Field Trips & Guided Tours
The Stearns History Museum is a great destination for school groups and other groups interested in a guided tour through our exhibits. Our Program Curator can tailor our offerings to your specific age group, interests, time frame, or other need. Contact us directly to learn more.
Consider supporting our programs with a financial gift to the Stearns History Museum at any time of year. Thank you for your support.
There’s More to Explore
The Stearns History Museum hosts exciting events, exhibits, and research opportunities throughout the year. Be sure to take a look around and enjoy all we have to offer.