About Blue Earth County History Center and Museum

The Blue Earth County Historical Society has been active since 1901 and offers a wealth of information about the Mankato region’s rich history.

The building houses the History Center and Museum featuring exhibit highlighting the region’s history and an interactive exhibit for children.

The Marian Anderson Art Gallery is also hosted in the museum building.




  • Sunday–Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday–Friday: 9 am – 5 pm
  • Saturday: 10 am – 4 pm


424 Warren Street, Mankato