Northfield Historical Society, Northfield

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  • This is highly recommended if you are visiting the area, as it provides excellent knowledge of history in Northfield. The guided tour was very well done by some local high school volunteers. There.....  more »
  • Simply a must do for any visitor to town. This is what makes Northfield famous. A Jesse James bank robbery! They do informal tours or you can do your own. Worth your time.  more »
  • This historical stop is well worth your time. It tells the history of Northfield from its very beginning, and has an extensive exhibit about the city's most famous event...the foiled bank robbery by....  more »
  • Great place to stop in...$4 per person/senior admission. Short film about the Younger/James Gang.... really well done ! Loved the layout and the bank set was fantastic to see the layout....If you enjoy the legend of the James Brothers, a must see
  • A fun place to make a quick stop with your family. Great information about the history of the bank robbery and very cool artifacts. Cute gift shop and nice staff. Brought 2 kids, (6 and 12) and both enjoyed the stop. Would recommend it to other families.
  • This place was really cool. All the history was amazing and the river was awesome as well. If you have time take a guided tour!
  • Essentially an "Outdoor, Sit-down Community Dinner" along Division Street in Northfield, MN. for 1000 People! #Northfield Shares was highlighting a beautiful meal that was ALL locally-sourced, locally-grown, and deliciously prepared by local chefs!
  • Loved the history! Northfield was founded by John W. North. Who went on to found my city of Riverside, California!

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