Rice County Historical Society

1814 2nd Ave. N.W.
Faribault, MN 55021- Map It
Phone: (507) 332-2121

AAA Editor Notes

Rice County Historical Society is at 1814 2nd Ave. N.W. The historical society's museum features permanent and changing exhibits about area history. A video about Rice County can be viewed. An 1856 log cabin, 1870s Episcopal church, agricultural building, 1920s kitchen, restored one-room schoolhouse and a research library are on the grounds. Guided tours of the Alexander Faribault House, 12 1st Ave., also are offered; the restored home displays family memorabilia. Guided tours are available.
Museum $3; $2 (ages 55+); $1 (ages 5-12). Faribault House tour fee $2.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9-4; other times by appointment. Faribault House open by appointment only. Allow 1 hour minimum.