Elgin Historical Society

Visit our museum and learn Elgin’s history.

Visit Our Exhibits

Our Roots • Home & Family • School Days • Needlework/Crafts

Genealogy • Center Street & Lutra Businesses • Medical • Military

Farm & Shop • Churches & Organizations • Collections

Museum Hours

May through October

Saturdays: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


2nd Thursday: 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

By Appointment

Ken & Harriet Blockhus: 563-423-7126

Marilyn Schaer: 563-379-4752

Bev Strong: 563-426-5621

Dee Walvatne: 563-426-5988

Materials Available

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The Elgin Historical Society and Museum is a self-supporting, non-profit, 501c3 organization. Donations are welcome and receipted for tax purposes.