Events & Tours


The Andrew J Volstead House Museum will open on Memorial Day weekend, 2021 through October 2. It is currently closed except for special events.

Nellies Escape Room is now available $19 per person. $10 for 10-16 years old. We recommend groups smaller than 10. To ensure a spot email for an appointment during our Friday and Saturday open hours.


January 17, 2020 – 2033 100 Year Anniversary of Prohibition.

Monthly Granite Falls Historical Society Meetings, – 2nd Thursday of each month at 6:00 PM at the Andrew Volstead House, currently via Zoom. If you have ideas or want to volunteer, please email us at for the Zoom link.

Carl Lomen’s Reindeer and Santa, December 19, 1-3:30 PM 2021

This year the event will be outside only with time slots set alphabetically by your last name as follows –
A-F 1-1:30 PM
G-J 1:30-2 PM
K-P 2-2:30 PM
Q-Z 2:30- 3 PM or closing

February 2022 – Exhibit opening of 100 years of cooperatives, photography from today’s Minnesota cooperatives. Hours to be announced.