Prairie Pioneer Days is July 7-10 and we are happy to announce that we will be open Saturday July 9 10a-3p and Sunday July 10 11a-2p.
We are pleased to announce that your Stevens County Historical Society & Museum now has a Curator on staff!
Kate, Mercy and Hannah at the Opening Reception for our 9th Annual Horizontal Grandeur Juried Fine Arts Exhibition.
To learn more about Hannah, Kate or Mercy CLICK HERE to be directed to the Staff Bio page
The 9th Annual Horizontal Grandeur exhibit at your Stevens County Historical Museum promises to be one of our best! We have 27 artists from around the country, including local artists Della Conroy, Phyllis Joos and Mary Jo Wentz, with a total of 66 pieces showing. The show opens June 16th with an opening reception from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. and runs until November 14th.
This national art exhibition celebrates the viewpoint of artists who reside in states with a prairie.
The museum is located at 116 West Sixth Street in Morris and is open Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. with special weekend hours on July 9th 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. and July 10th 11 a.m.– 2 p.m.
As always, admission to the museum is free!
We were blessed with hosting the Widows on Wednesdays group. They had their final meeting for the year at the museum. We helped set up a mini-exhibit with their wedding dresses. It is a MUST SEE in person! We will have the exhibit up until Friday June 3rd
Did you know that we are on YouTube?
You can watch any of the Hall of Honor videos that are completed as well as our WWI video on how the war affected Stevens County.
CLICK HERE to watch
The deadline for 2016 Horizontal Grandeur submissions is approaching fast! Be sure to get your emails in by the end of the day Monday April 18, 2016