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Pioneer Village
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What We Do

The Village

Experience a glimpse of life as an early pioneer in Southwest Minnesota.  Spend a self-guided afternoon at The Village or join a tour.

Museum and Archive

Visit our Museum to browse current exhibits, view our archives, or talk with research staff.

Research With Us

Want to learn more about your family geneaology or local history?  We can help!


Host Your Event

Need a unique venue for your wedding, private party, or corporate gathering?  Pioneer Village is sure to wow your guests.

What We're About

Dedicated to collecting, preserving and interpreting the history of Nobles County, Minnesota

Latest News from the Society

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Today, according to my National Day Calendar, is Coffee Day.

According to our collection database, Nobles County Historical Society has 147 items that are somehow related to ... See more

22 hours ago


I am at Worthington City Hall!

This building is located just across the street from The Armory, which will soon be home to the Nobles County Historical Society and its ... See more

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Want to learn more about regional history? District 518 Community Education has an upcoming program titled "U.S. Dakota War of 1862: Pieces of the Puzzle," on Oct. 1. Here's ... See more

We Need You

From archiving new collections to guiding school tours and maintaining The Village, we thrive on the help of dedicated volunteers and community groups. Find out how you can put your talents to good use.

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