Anoka County Historical Society  | 2135 3rd Ave. N, Anoka, MN 55303 | (763) 421-0600

Library & Exhibit Hall Hours

Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Wed–Fri: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday & Monday: Closed

Exhibit Hall Admission

FREE
Guided Tours: $30

Questions or Comments?

Feel free to contact us. We’d love to hear from you!


Members-Only Holiday Party!

Members-only holiday party link to register

We want to say THANK YOU for being a part of the ACHS family for another year, so we are throwing an end of year party just for you. Join us on December 5 for an exclusive members only celebration. There will be treats, music, games, laughter, trimming of the tree, and a special gift from the staff and board.

When: Tuesday, December 5
Time: Open house, 5:30p.m.-8 p.m.
Where: Anoka County History Center
Cost: FREE
RSVP by December 3

Contact the History Center for more information or RSVP online here.

Mock Trial: Mary Fridley Murdered?

Mock Trial link to register

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Put Fred Price on trial again for the murder of his wife, Mary Fridley Price. Was it murder, or a tragic accident? You decide, with the help of County Attorney Tony Palumbo and our amazing volunteers, cast as witnesses, the accused, and a stellar legal team! Dinner is served. Seating is limited.

When: Thursday, December 14
Time: Court is called to order at 5:30 pm
Where: Anoka County History Center
Tickets: $50

Tickets are available for purchase at the History Center, or buy tickets online here.


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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