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.

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Folsom House Events

Visit the Folsom House

Potluck Supper

July 5, 2018
Potluck Supper

Address: 312 Government St

City: Taylors Falls, MN 55084

Join us for an evening of fun and community! Families too!
6:00 p.m.
Bring your favorite main dish, salad, dessert or anything in between.

Registration is now open for Pioneer School!

This year’s theme is “U.S. Constitution”

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

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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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General Inquiries

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

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