Two Girls Horse and Sleigh Women on Lighthouse Point Logging Canoe at Point July 4 Parade '17 Coast Guard Boat Native Americans
Tuesdays - Saturdays
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Bringing Cook County History to Life Since 1924

Mark your calendars: 92nd Annual Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, September 29, 2016

 
When: Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Cook County Community Center

Featuring a delicious buffet catered by Alyce's:
Fishcakes, Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Fall Compote, glazed carrots, red potatoes, garden and pasta salads, rolls, beverage and a dessert.


$25 per person - part of cost helps us buy volunteers a dinner in honor of all their work and time. 

Reservations and prepayment required by September 21.

 
Call the Museum: 218-387-2883 or email: history@boreal.org




 

Second Cook County HIstorical Hunt Planned for October 21st

 

WHEN: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21ST at 2:00 PM

WHERE: Cook County Museum (Located next to World's Best Donuts)

1st Place = $100 Cash  
2nd Place = $50 Cash


Cash prizes donated by: Picnic & Pine, Birchbark Gifts, Beth's Fudge & Gifts.


Everyone who completes the hunt will receive a free gift.


 
 
 

Thank you to THE business Sponsors and the Grand Marais Area TOurism Association who Have made this possible!

 

 



 
 
NEW: HARBOR HISTORY TOUR VIDEO
CLICK HERE TO VIEW VIDEO
 

Harbor History Tours are offered every Saturday at 1:00 pm June-August.
 (Weather Permitting) Meet at the Museum for the free tour. 

VISIT OUR LATEST EXHIBIT:
Music From the Tip O' The Arrowhead
From the Town Hall polkas, through the bars and clubs, jazz, rock & country bands, church choral groups
and so many others, we have gained a rich history of music over the years.
 
                           Johnny Nelson, Joe Wischop, Emil Eliasen, Ben Seglem, and Floyd Moses, c1920s‚Äč
Johnny Nelson, Joe Wischop, Emil Eliasen, Ben Seglem, and Floyd Moses









 
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Support the Historic Preservation of 3 important landmarks of Cook County History! 


                                                          The St. Francis Xavier (Chippewa City) Church
                                                - The Lighthouse Keeper's Residence (History Museum)
                                                - 
The Bally Blacksmith Shop


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