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New Children’s Exhibit Opens at the Depot on Sunday, May 31, 2015


You are invited to the Depot on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. to experience a new children’s Finnish themed interactive exhibit, Explore Eli’s Farm, followed by a family activity focusing on midsummer in Finland.

The St. Louis County Historical Society has recreated a scene from the popular Eli Wirtanen Finnish Farmstead located 40 miles north of Duluth on the Vermilion Trail (Hwy.4).   For details, visit us at


3 PM, 2nd floor of the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center (the Depot)

May 31, 2015: “Explore a Nordic Midsummer” with Angel and Andy Saur


Volunteer Docents Needed


St. Louis County Historical Society is seeking volunteer docents for its new Ojibwe Gallery. Training will be provided and volunteers will be able to start beginning June 1, 2015.  The Gallery will be open from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. every day of the week through Labor Day.  After that, it will be open from 12 Noon to 4 p.m. on Sundays, and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on all other days.  We seek volunteers for all days, but are especially interested in weekend help.

For additional details, visit us at

Ojibwe Gallery Project

Visit our Facebook page for photos of the construction of our Ojibwe Gallery at!/media/set/?set=a.10151497798122807.1073741833.123576532806&type=3.   




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