Upcoming Events

Princess Cafe

Wed, Aug. 9 2017 / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM / Cost: $2.00

John Perkins
“Gold Cross Ambulance History of Rochester, MN”
Listen to John speak about the Gold Cross Ambulance service in Rochester, MN before he sold the business to Mayo Clinic.

Admission: $2.00 for non-members, free for members.
Coffee and cookies are provided courtesy of Hy-vee!


Movies Under the Stars

Fri, Aug. 11 2017 / 08:00 PM to 10:30 PM / Cost: $5.00 for 13-65, Seniors and kids 12 & under get in free!

Tonight’s featured movie: Rio Bravo!

Movie will begin on Schmitt Field at dusk.
Tickets 13+ are $5, Seniors (65+) are free! 12 & under get in free!!
Concessions are available for purchase! Popcorn, pop, and candy! Oh my!

Please refrain from bringing any pets, coolers, and picnic baskets on the History Center grounds. Thank you!


Days of Yesteryear

Sat, Aug. 12 2017 / 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM / Cost: $10.00, $5.00 in advance

In partnership with Mechanical History Roundtable, we are excited to bring you the annual Days of Yesteryear two day festival! This special event focuses on the history of agriculture in southern Minnesota. Tractors, threshing, demonstrators and more! This year’s event also features on Ford equipment!


Movies Under the Stars

Fri, Aug. 25 2017 / 08:00 PM to 10:30 PM / Cost: $5.00 for 13-65, Seniors and kids 12 & under get in free!

Tonight’s featured movie: Captain America Civil War!

Movie will begin on Schmitt Field at dusk.
Tickets 13+ are $5, Seniors (65+) are free! 12 & under get in free!!
Concessions are available for purchase! Popcorn, pop, and candy! Oh my!

Please refrain from bringing any pets, coolers, and picnic baskets on the History Center grounds. Thank you!


Princess Cafe

Wed, Sep. 13 2017 / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM / Cost: $2.00

Steve Lange
“Warrior From the Sky”
Steve Lange is the editor of Rochester Magazine and his articles come out every Tuesday.

Admission: $2.00 for non-members, free for members.
Coffee and cookies are provided courtesy of Hy-vee!