Kanabec History Center opened to the public in 1978. Operated
the Kanabec County Historical Society, the Center is located on 37
acres bordering the Snake River on the west side of Mora,
MN. The main facility contains an exhibition
controlled storage areas, reference library, conference room, gift shop
and office space. The Coin School, constructed in 1898, now
serves as an education building for Kanabec History Center programs.
is also available for meeting use and other community classes as is the Kanabec History Center conference room.
Currently weekly: yoga classes, karate classes, dancing, Artrageous Art Studio Group,
& Mitchell Ministries Sunday Services
meetings monthly: Northern Exposure Photography Club, Town and Country
Garden Club, Mora Quilting Friends, Kanabec County Artists Assoc.
The one room
Whittier School house is used for
Old Tyme Country School classes each
Center features include:
* Whittier School * Webster
* Coin School * Hiking trail
* Farm machinery
* Picnic tables and covered Picnic area.
*Meeting Rooms available for
* Museum Gift Shop &
*Research Materials including
Newspapers from 1884 to present.
Card Catalog by Name for Obits, Marriage and Birth Announcements
Membership Special BOGO!!
a • New • Gift or • Renewal Membership and get a membership to give a
preserve the roots of Kanabec County
KHC Member Benefits and
friends and family to the Kanabec History Center. Learn more about KHC
membership click on membership in the side bar! or call 320-679-1665
Now raising funds to put a roof over the 1960's Mora Fire Truck.
We need to raise at least $5500 for the roof & Cement slab. If
more funds are raised we hope to also pour a cement slab for the truck
to set on. This project is extremely necessary to preserve the truck
and prevent further weather damage. Already raised for the project,
$1230 from the Kay McCarty memorial fund, $2000 from Dave and Patti
Purdy for a total of $3230. If you would like to donate for this
project you can send you donation to the Kanabec History Center
PO Box 113 Mora MN 55051
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