Hands On History!

Thank you for thinking of us as a destination for you and your students! We are excited to show you around our historic farmstead and museum.

We work with teachers to develop a full field of activities that will interest, challenge, and inspire their students.

Our field trips are uniquely catered to the needs and expectations of our visitors and feature many engaging learning options for audiences of virtually all ages.

Some of the options for your trip include:

  • Tours and activities at the George Stoppel Farmstead
  • Historic farming demonstrations from the Mechanical History Round Table
  • Tours of and activities in our exhibit hall
  • ...and more!

Our field trips explore many different themes, including agricultural history, immigration history, local history and much more. 

For more information on our field trip options, including trips to Mayowood Historic Home, contact Madeleine Lawler or call us at 507-282-9447!