Washington County Historical Society

In commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, the Washington County Historical Society will host historian Ken Martens for a discussion on medical practices in the Civil War. The free event will take place at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 7, at the Warden’s House Museum, 602 N. Main St. in Stillwater. [...]

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Summer at the Hay Lake Museum in Scandia means it’s time for the Washington County Historical Society’s annual beer tasting event. If you are 21 or older, for $15 you can raise a glass and offer a toast 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 22 at the Hay Lake Museum, located just south of [...]

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An anonymous donor has offered up to $25,000 to the Washington County Historical Society (WCHS) toward the purchase of a building for the new Washington County Heritage Center. The amount given will depend upon the amount the society’s board of directors can match before March 1. To donate, send a check or money order made [...]

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Wondering what to buy the history buff on your Christmas list? This Saturday, Dec. 15, come to the Warden’s House Museum, 602 North Main Street in Stillwater, and take advantage of the Washington County Historical Society’s sale on locally published books. The highlight of the afternoon will be the release of Hank Sampson’s Heritage Series [...]

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