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Isanti County Historical Society

Isanti County Historical Society


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About Us

The Isanti County Historical Society's mission is to preserve and promote Isanti County's history. We are a non-profit organization that relies on various forms of funding and donations to carry out our mission. We have a comprehensive collection of County artifacts, photos, family histories, subject files, and several historic structures. Our main office is located in the northwest corner of the Isanti County Fairgrounds. We offer a welcoming environment for people of all ages. Tours of our onsite historic buildings are available to the public May-October.


  • Over 20,000 items in our collection
  • Friendly staff and welcoming environment
  • Onsite personal tours and research assistance
  • Ample year round parking


Heritage Center
Tours are available for groups of all sizes and ages
Executive Director, Sam Klocksien
Historic Mattson-Norberg cabin located right here in Cambridge!
St.John's German Lutheran Church in Bradford Township.
Grandy Union Church located in Grandy.
Spencer Brook School #1
Old Time School sessions are offered 4 weeks a year at West Riverside School.
West Riverside School Museum. Located just minutes west of Cambridge.
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Rep/Contact Info

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Sam Klocksien
Executive Director