At the History Center, you can tour the Bartholomew House, see exhibits, attend events, or research in our reading room. Groups are welcomed to visit by calling 612-798-6140 or emailing at for reservations.

Richfield Historical Society
6901 Lyndale Avenue S.
Richfield, MN 55423

Wednesdays and Saturdays 12 – 4 pm
FREE admission.

Upcoming Programs at the History Center: To make it easier to find out what’s happening we will put our upcoming activities here, upfront – check back often!!

Join Us for a Production of an Original Old Time Radio Show at the History Center! This will be postponed from the original date and time until later. We would still love to have you in the audience so check the Facebook page and this website for updates. The Title of the production is “A Hooley in the Kitchen” and would have been the perfect St. Patrick’s Day event, but it will still be great fun when you are in the audience at a later time!!

March: Children’s Story Hour 11 – noon; March 21 and 28. Don’t Bring your little ones to the History Center, instead log in to the Facebook page and enjoy this time on Facebook Live at 11 am for stories and activities!

The First Richfield Historical Society Podcast is available for listening by going to:  

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Support Us!

Your memberships and donations help to continue the mission of the Historical Society. We are able to preserve Richfield History, answer your questions, and share the past with future generations.

Your memberships and donations also allow us to go into schools to help teach about the rich history of the area and community. Your memberships and donations will allow us to develop new exhibits, displays, programs and events. Your memberships and donations will allow us to share the history of Richfield in new and different ways that will allow more people to be involved.

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