Over Here, Over There: The Great War 100

The Great war sprang upon Minnesota at a time of great political and social upheaval. It brought with it resolution to some problems, leaving uncertainty and new issues in its wake. Visit the Steele County History Center and read first-hand accounts by Steele County residents, experience warfare through sites, sounds and smells, sing along with WWI songs, and more! Interactives for ages 4 through 94!



Autos & Roads

Americans love their cars!  With the reputation of being the “Detroit of Minnesota”, Steele County has been a crossroads for centuries.  Hop in your car and visit the History Center to learn more about the role Steele County played and continues to play in the state’s highway system.