Events & Tours



The Volstead House Museum is open on Friday 1-5, Saturday 11-4 and Sunday 1-4 . Free admission from Thanksgiving through December 30.

Admission is free for ages 16 and under and Granite Falls Historical Society members, $5 for adults.  Groups over 10 can call for an appointment.  320-309-0092


1920s Christmas at the Andrew J. Volstead Home.  Open Friday 1-5, Saturday 11-4 and Sunday 1-4 from Thanksgiving through December 30.  Free admission and holiday treats.  Visit our gift shop!

December 8,  2-3 PM. New book release and signing by Pat Lubeck.  Hear about the cases that involved Andrew Volstead in “Crimes and Calamity in Yellow Medicine County. ”  Refreshments served, free admission.  Books available for purchase.

Visit Santa and his Reindeer! December 23 from 1- 3:30 PM.  Bring the entire family for a great photo op!  Free admission.


June 29 – Volstead Day.  This will be the 40th anniversary of the declaration of Volstead Day in 1979.  It will be an ongoing yearly event with exhibits at the Volstead Home and other activities throughout Granite Falls.