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Legacy of the Lakes Museum
March 31, 2018
Legacy of the Lakes gets $10,000 grant
The Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria is among 36 organizations to receive a grant this month from the Minnesota Historical Society. The $10,000 grant will be used to hire a qualified consultant to write a three- to five-year exhibit plan for the museum in downtown Alexandria....
March 31, 2018 - 4:52pm
October 27, 2017
New sign, greenery for museum property
The property east of the Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria will soon have a whole new, softer look. Bruce Olson, executive director of...
October 27, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 2, 2017
Upcoming concerts in Evansville, Legacy of the Lakes Museum
Broken Fiddle returns to Evansville Angie Crandall, Kris Crandall, Jake Hagedorn and Doug Millaway will bring the music of Broken Fiddle to...
October 2, 2017 - 7:13am
September 12, 2017
U.S. Navy captain speaks at Legacy museum
Alexandria graduate and retired U.S. Navy Capt. Thomas Halvorson will speak about the role of the Navy around the world and his experiences over 28 years of service. Halvorson, the former commanding officer of the ships USS Mobile Bay and USS John S. McCain, will speak at 7 p.m. Thursday,...
September 12, 2017 - 4:43pm
July 8, 2017
Beautiful day for beautiful boats w/video
Classic boats of all kinds were on display during the 32nd annual Minnesota Lakes Classic Boat today, Saturday, July 8. The show, which was...
July 8, 2017 - 4:08pm
June 14, 2017
Legacy of the Lakes Museum to unveil event center
A storage shed at the Legacy of the Lakes Museum is undergoing a facelift and will soon debut as a new event center. The hope is that the 2,500-square-foot...
June 14, 2017 - 6:11am
May 26, 2017
Runestone, Legacy of the Lakes museums unveil new exhibits
Two Alexandria museums will feature new exhibits for the summer season, ranging from nature photography to Minnesota boats to the Ice Age. ...
May 26, 2017 - 8:52am
May 7, 2017
Derby party raises money for theater
Big hats and mint juleps were part of the festivities at the Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria for Theatre L'Homme Dieu's annual Run for...
May 7, 2017 - 10:08am
September 23, 2016
Visit Legacy of the Lakes for free on Museum Day Live!
The Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria will open its doors free of charge on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as part of Smithsonian magazine's 12th annual Museum Day Live! Visitors who present a Museum Day Live! ticket will gain free entrance for two. One ticket per...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
August 3, 2016
Legacy of the Lakes Museum celebrates 10 years
The Legacy of the Lakes Museum in Alexandria will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a community fundraising event on Friday, Aug. 5 from 5:30...
August 3, 2016 - 12:00am