La Crescent Area Historical Society


We will be recognized and respected for preserving the cultural heritage of the
La Crescent area. Our collection of artifacts and documents will be historically significant and accessible to the public. We will have the financial and material resources needed to house our collection. Our activities and events will involve many active volunteers, young and old, in collaboration with area businesses and organizations.

 Heritage House will be open in conjunction with Senior dining Thursday November 9th from noon to 2 pm. Military displays will be on display, along with veteran’s videos.

In recognition of Veterans Day, military uniforms, letters from troops serving in World War II, and a La Crescent man’s experience as a POW in North Vietnam will be on display at Heritage House, the museum of La Crescent Area Historical Society. Heritage House will also be open on

Saturday, Nov. 11th from 11 am to 2 pm in honor of Veteran’s Day.
Please join us to honor and show our appreciation to all of our veterans.
Heritage House is located at 328 S. 3rd St.,La Crescent and is free and open to the public.
On Thursday November 16th, The Library will be hosting a WW1 program at 7:00PM. Arn Kind from Historical Experience, Inc will be presenting MINNESOTA IN THE GREAT WAR.
Heritage House is open
1:00PM – 4:00PM Wednesday and Thursday 
Also by appointment by calling the 
Heritage House 895-1857.

Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month.