Minnesota History: Building A Legacy


Training and Resources

The Minnesota Historical Society will host 9 workshops around the state in May and June 2013 and will be presenting at the Minnesota Association of Local History Museums Conference to talk with the public about competitive grants available through the Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants Program, which is supported by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

More info: http://legacy.mnhs.org/grants/training-and-resources




Minnesota Historical Society Holds Public "Listening Sessions" throughout Minnesota

What do you want to accomplish with history funds from Minnesota's Legacy Amendment over the next 20 years? The Minnesota Historical Society will ask Minnesota residents that question during listening sessions in communities throughout Minnesota in December.


Speak Up for History This President's Day

History MattersJoin fellow history lovers at the Minnesota State Capitol this President's Day, Monday Feb. 20, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., for History Matters Day.

Meet costumed historical characters, tour the historic Capitol building, see Civil War artifacts from the Minnesota Historical Society collections and let your legislators know that history matters!


1968: The Year That Rocked the World

Did you love the 1968 Exhibit?

Relive the year again with the History Theatre’s production of 1968: the Year That Rocked the World.

Unforgettable events, personalities and music of 1968 come to life in this world premiere play performed at the Minnesota History Center. This production is a partnership with the History Theatre and supported by the Legacy Amendment.



This site is updated regularly with descriptions and data related to Legacy projects funded through the Minnesota Historical Society by the Legacy Amendment's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund (ACHF).
Further information about the use and impact of all Legacy Funds can be found on the Minnesota Legislative Coordinating Commission's Minnesota's Legacy site.