Contribute to the FCHM Building Expansion
Money Raised $1,434,000(84%)
Total Project Cost $1,700,000(100%)
Money Needed - $266,000(16%)
|Freeborn County Historical Museum, Library & Village
1031 Bridge Avenue
Albert Lea, MN 56007
Museum & Library Open Year Round
October through April - Tues. - Fri. 10 am - 4 pm
May through September - Tues. - Fri. 10 am to 5 pm
Village Open May - September
The Freeborn County Historical Museum, Library & Village is proud to be part of Blue Star Museums, which gives us a chance to thank our military families
for their service and share with them America's cultural treasures. Blue Star Museums is a partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star
Families, and more than 1,300 museums across America to offer free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day
through Labor Day 2012. The free admission program is available to active-duty military and their immediate family members (military ID holder and five
immediate family members). Active duty military include Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, and active duty National Guard and active duty
Reserve members. To find out which other museums are participating, visit www.arts.gov/bluestarmuseums.
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Freeborn County Historical Museum
Museum Expansion Now Complete
The Freeborn County Historical Museum nears completion. The museum has new look and
many new things to offer as many new displays and changes are still taking place as things
move into the new parts of the building allowing for new displays.
|FCHM members provide a major part of our annual
operating income. Please join or consider inviting a
friend to join. Each membership contributes to the
ongoing programming of the museum and helps to
maintain the library and archives. Membership
allows you free admission to the historical museum,
library, and village, reduced rates for
museum-sponsored events, a quarterly newsletter,
and because of your support, the museum, and
library remain open and available to the public.
|Lost your Senior Yearbook?
|"The History of Freeborn County"
by Lloyd Herfindahl
Prints Available for $19.99
Purchase On-Line or Pick Up
December 1st - Christmas Gathering - Decorated Museum & Village, treats and photos with Santa
December 21, 2013 to January 7, 2014 Museum Closed for Holidays
January 8, 2014 - Begins new museum hours Wednesday-Saturday 10am-4pm
January 11, 2014 - AARP Defensive Driving Class 8:30am-12:30pm
January 13, 2014 - FCGS (Freeborn County Genealogical Society Meeting 10:30am
January 28, 2014 - FCHM Board Meeting 6:30pm
Sunday December 1st from 1pm-3pm.
Admission: Members & Children Under 11 Years of Age FREE
Non-Members, Age 12 & Up $1.00
Tour the decorated museum and join us for coffee, hot cider & Christmas .