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Hibbing Historical Society Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Small but packed with information on the Iron Range.

I went there to get directions to the new Mine View, the lady there wrote me step by step... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2019
myselfandIandyou
Walk through time

Great entertainment to see all about how Hibbing was moved 2 miles to the south of the original... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
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400 E 23rd St, Hibbing, MN 55746-1923
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Reviewed August 2, 2019

I went there to get directions to the new Mine View, the lady there wrote me step by step instructions and gave me a map. Very nice place and lots of souvenirs of the area!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank myselfandIandyou
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Great entertainment to see all about how Hibbing was moved 2 miles to the south of the original town of Hibbing. Lots of great artifacts dating back to early 1890's and early 1900's from the earliest time of Iron Ore Mining underground to open pit...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul M
Reviewed June 6, 2018

This is a very cool museum with great displays all the way around. It will mean more in conjunction with a trip to the mine as well. The two together make for a great understanding of the history and geography of the iron belt.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank montanapescado
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Down stairs in the Hibbing Memorial Building. Wonderful displays and a knowledgeable curator to answer questions. When I stopped in there were several old timers around to add comments. Worthwhile stop and worthy of a return visit.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank blacklake
Reviewed November 4, 2017

This is a great museum with an emphasis on the people who came to the area to work. Great displays :)

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank JMD1958
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Many glassed displays with visual artifacts, news clippings, authentic antique items displayed during the era in which they were used. A large scale model gives visitors a better understanding of the town that moved. Very clean, beautifully displayed, great historical value for everyone.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

This was a nice, informative stop as we re-explored the area my husband was born. They also had a celebration on Main Street when we happened by, but not much was happening until much later in the day so we missed most of that.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank JKJK39051
Reviewed June 30, 2016

Friendly and helpful staff walked us around the entire place (one large room) and gave us a detailed oral history of Hibbing.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank lsmj001
Reviewed August 11, 2015

Very interesting place to visit. Has a model of old Hibbing. The entire town was moved in the 1920's, 1930's and even into the 40's and 50's.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank blacklake
Reviewed July 16, 2015

This is a very interesting historical museum in Hibbing. The society has done an excellent job of showing a great many historical items of the city. I felt the best part of the exhibit was the layout of the town as it was before they...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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