New Exhibit "Courage and Compassion: Our Shared Story of the Japanese American World War II Experience" April 13 - June 17, 2018
"Courage and Compassion" chronicles the Japanese American experience during World War II, featuring local stories of bravery and extraordinary support of Japanese Americans.
From April 13 - June 17, 2018, the Saint Mary's Alumni Association and the History Center of Olmsted County proudly present the Saint Mary's School of Nursing story. The unique untold and heartwarming stories of integrity and conscience shown by the Sisters of Saint Francis and the school of nursing towards Japanese American Women during and after World War II.
In honor of World War I, the History Center of Olmsted County is featuring "Olmsted County and the Great War." Click the image to the right to learn more about the exhibit and discover how the war affected the people of Olmsted County.
Living History Fair
Living History Fair is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15, 2018.
To see more programs and events please check out our Calendar of Events!
Olmsted History Center
Tuesday – Saturday
9 am to 5 p
Closed All Major Holidays.
On days that inclement weather occurs the History Center will close consistent with Rochester Public Schools closures.
HCOC Members: Free