Taylors Falls Historical Society


Folsom House and Visitor Center Hours

Folsom House Regular Hours:
Memorial Day Weekend through the second weekend in October:
Fridays-Sundays and holidays from 1 to 4 p.m.. Tours run on the hour. Group tours available by reservation.

Admission Info

$6 adults, $5 seniors and college students, $4 children ages 6-17; free for children age 5 and under and MNHS members.
The Visitor Center Regular Hours:
Saturday, Sunday and holidays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day from 1-4pm. Located just down the hill from the Folsom House in the lower level of the Memorial Community Center (the old train depot). Free.

Find Us

The Folsom House is located at 272 W. Government on beautiful Angel Hill in Taylors Falls. Click here for a map.

The TFHS Visitor Center is located on the corner of W. Government St. and First St. in the lower level of the Taylors Falls Memorial Community Center.

Become a Member of TFHS

Visit the Folsom House


Saturday, December 1 from 11am to 2pm

Join us for photos with Santa. Mrs. Claus will be here as well. Free holiday make and take ornament. Free!

Items for Sale

Life and Times in Taylors Falls

Journal subscriptions offered for U.S. residents at $15.00 per year (2 issues), or free to current TFHS members. Back issues are available: $5.00 plus $2.00 postage per copy. Write: Life & Times, PO Box 333, Taylors Falls, MN  55084-0333.

Fifty Years in the Northwest by W.H.C. Folsom

1999 Minnesota Territorial Sesquicentennial Facsimile Edition, edited by Clarence Nelson

Hardcover: $30 plus $2.00 each postage
Paperback: $20 plus $2.00 each postage

TFHS, PO Box 333, Taylors Falls, MN  55084

Learn More About Life & Times in Taylors Falls

Life and Times Table of Contents

Do you have past issues of Life and Times but struggle to remember which one had the article you’re looking for? Struggle no more, click the button to open a Table of Contents.

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George H. Hazzard (1846-1929) (pictured in MNHS 1889 photo) served as the “park commissioner” of the Minnesota Interstate State Park at Taylors..

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Thank you to Beth McCormick for sharing this interior snapshot of the 1932 Lars and Eva Dahlquist house at 370 Walnut Street in Taylors Falls…

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Bench Street – 1904. This 1904 photograph has been circulated often over the years and provides a view of a portion of the west side of Bench..

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This is a circa-1919 view in front of the 1912 Farmers Interstate Creamery, which was Taylors Falls’ second creamery. Effective January 1923,..

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This is the G. B. Knapp at Taylors Falls about 1880. From the 1850s to when the railroad came to Taylors Falls in 1880, it was not unusual to..

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General Inquiries

Taylors Falls Historical Society
PO Box 333
Taylors Falls, MN  55084-0333

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