Come explore the history of Anoka County, Minnesota
Join us for the
12th Annual Anoka Heritage Home & Garden Tour!
This year’s tour will take place on Sunday, July 12. It will be in the lovely Dunham Oaks Neighborhood located right on the Rum River just north of the County Fairgrounds (homes & gardens), as well as in historic downtown Anoka (business stops). The Home and Garden Tour is presented by the Anoka Heritage Preservation Commission and the Anoka County Historical Society.
We would like to thank all of the homeowners and all of our sponsors for their participation and support!
Join us for the ACHS 2015 Fall Fundraiser
Natalie Haas Steffen Recognition Dinner
(Ms. Haas Steffen in 1991.)
Announcing a recognition dinner in honor of Natalie Haas Stephen, one of the first two female Anoka County Commissioners, on September 17, 2015 at the Courtyards of Andover! Reserve your table of eight soon for the best seating options to celebrate a pioneer in local and state politics and culture.
Sponsorship opportunities for this event are also available for businesses and individuals. Please contact the ACHS to help acknowledge Ms. Haas Stephen’s contribution to Anoka County and her involvement in local history!
Anoka County History Center
We are headquartered in the Anoka County History Center and Library, a marvelous 1965 Mid Century Modern building designed by Griswold and Rauma as a library for the City of Anoka.History Center Museum Research & Reference Library
Your donations are vital and appreciated!
Programs and Tours
We offer rich and exciting programs about local history throughout the year. From tours of the community, to education programs for schools and groups, to partnered programs with local libraries.Ghosts of Anoka Walking Tours Monuments to Life Cemetery Tours History Programs Museum In A Box