tours

We welcome groups of all ages and sizes at the Freeborn County Historical Museum, Library & Village. The Museum is a self-guided tour.  Our Village tours offer a Tour Guide with your paid admission.  Tours can be tailored to school groups or adult tour groups.

  • Available for adult or children’s groups of 10 or more. Museum is open year-round. Village is open May 1 through September 30.

  • Advance registration is required for group tours.

  • Village tours are offered at 1:00 PM Wednesday through Friday to groups under 10.

  • If outside regular business hours, an after-hours fee may apply.

field trips

Guided, interactive field trips based on Minnesota Social Studies Standards are available throughout the year.  Museum is available year-round, Village is available May 1 through September 30. Our staff and tour guides will engage students of all ages through hands-on experiences. 

  • Field Trips are available year-round for groups of 10-100 per visit.

  • Large groups will be split into smaller groups of approximately 15-25.

  • Advance registration of two weeks is required for field trips.

  • Admission: FREE to schools with an educational membership; $3 per student; teachers and chaperones are free at a 1 adult to 10 student ratio.

In 2022, we will begin offering tours of the Itasca Rock Garden.  Currently, the IRG is undergoing extensive restoration.