Kanabec History Center













General Information

The Kanabec History Center is located in East Central Minnesota on Mora’s west side just two miles from state highways 65 and 23.  Although close to the city’s main business district, the Center is situated on  37 acres bordered by the Snake River.  In addition to the historic exhibits, this beautiful woodland site provides ample opportunity to enjoy Minnesota’s parade of seasons from the lush wild flower display of springtime to the quiet beauty of the snow covered trails.

10:00  a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays - Saturdays
Closed: Sundays, Mondays and Some Holidays

Open Year Round

 $3.00 adult
 $1.00 student (K - 12)
 $8.00 family
 Preschool & members free

Prescheduled tours are welcome!!  Arrangements can be made for luncheon catered on site. Several restaurants and shopping opportunities near by.  Group rates available.

Groups/Clubs/Classes That Meet at the Kanabec History Center

Mitchell Ministries 9 AM to 1 PM
Round Dancers in the Coin School Afternoons

Yoga  9 to 11 am Charrie VanVleet C.Y.T. 320-515-9759

Art Rageous Art Studio 11 AM to 2:30 PM
Mitchell Ministries Bible Study in the Coin School 7 to 9 PM
Karate with Tim Olson 4 to 6:30 PM
Kanabec Artists Assoc.. 2nd Mon. 7 to 9 PM
Northern Exposure Photo Club 3rd Mon. 7 to 9 PM

Mora Quilt Club 3rd Tues. 9 to noon
Mora Town & Country Garden Club3rd Tues. 7 to 9 PM
Rum River Squares 7 to 9 PM Contact Bob and Elaine Fuller 320-679-8951
or Ted and Helen Taylor 320-679-1907

Yoga 6 to 9 PM Charrie VanVleet C.Y.T. 320-515-9759 borealis7cv@gmail.com
Farm Girls 2nd Wed. 9 to Noon

AVADA Hearing Co. Every Other Thur. 8 AM to 4:30 PM
Karate with Tim Olson 4:30 to 7:30 PM
KHC Board Mtg. 2nd Thurs. 5 PM

Round Dancers Coin School 6 PM


Contact Information

  • Email: center@kanabechistory.org
  • Phone: 320-679-1665
  • Located at: 805 West Forest Avenue in Mora Minnesota
  • Mailing Address:  Kanabec History Center

                                    PO Box 113, Mora MN 55051


Memberships Fees:

  • Individual: $25
  • Family: $40 Includes students K-12 living at home
  • Family Plus: $50 Includes guests accompanied by adult family member.
  • Century: $100 same as Family Plus with 5 free passes to share.
  • Sponsor: $ 150 same as Family Plus with 10 free passes to share.
  • Membership Benefits: Quarterly Newsletter, free admission and research, !0% discount on Gift Shop purchases.