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Milaca Area Historical Society

“The purpose of the society shall be the collection, preservation and dissemination of knowledge about the history of Milaca and the surrounding area…”

By-laws of the Milaca Area Historical Society


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 The Museum will open for the 2019 season 

on Wednesday, April 3, 2019. 

Upcoming Events

Monthly Museum meetings are on the fourth Tuesday of the month in the Community Room of Milaca City Hall beginning at 6:30 pm from January through October. Join us to learn more about the Museum, meet new and old friends and join us for refreshments. 

The first meeting of 2019 is January 222, 2019.  Please join us!

Research Tools for You

The Museum now has all the issues of the Mille Lacs Country Times from August 1892 through  December 25, 2008 and Mille Lacs Messenger from October 25, 1928 through April 29, 2009 on microfilm. The Museum's new modern microfilm reader and printer are up and running!  Come and explore before the Museum closes for the 2018 season.

Social Media Policy

The MAHS Board approved a policy for the use of social media.  The Social Media Policy defines how and by whom social media will be used on the MAHS's behalf.  You can read the complete policy by clicking here .  Thank you.

Special Military Exhibit 

The family of Harold R. Anderson, the first casualty of World War II, has loaned the Museum an exhibit of his uniform, documents, trunk, pictures, and his mother's Gold Star. 

Under Construction

We decided it was time to make some changes to our exhibits over the winter. One thing led to another. . .and we're still working on them!

Our auditorium displays still include a large space devoted to the military service of local people.  The auditorium now also includes an exhibit about logging, lumber mills, and the shift to an agriculture based economy.  This is still very much under construction.  Please excuse our ongoing transition.

The Milaca Public School, country school and Normal School Exhibits are all in the Power House Room on the lower level.


Preserving the history of Milaca and the surrounding area

Milaca Area Historical Society

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