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

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

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Recent Facebook Posts

This photo is shared from an August 17, 2019 post by Janice Krueger on the Facebook group “Old Chisago County Minnesota.” It is a late 1930’s..

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Photos from Taylors Falls Historical Society's post

Unknown photographic subjects who probably were related to Taylors Falls residents of the 1860s (click on the images for more detail). — jpl

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1961 – prior to the 4th annual Taylors Falls Wannigan Days celebration of June 30, July 1 and 2. Some people should still recall the giant,..

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Taylors Falls Cornet Band . . . circa-1897. Only one band member is identified. The boy at the left end of the front row is Carl M. Sargent (1883-1978)..

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4th of July in Taylors Falls in 1861 Taylor Falls Reporter – Thursday, July 18, 1861: “The Fourth. The fourth passed off very quietly in..

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General Inquiries

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

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Old Chisago County Facebook Page

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