Activities & Calendar


Get Into the Holiday Spirit with Lake County Historical Society!

Depot Open House December 14th and 15th 9-5 PM

Celebrate the holiday season at the Depot Museum open house December 14th and 15th! From 9 AM to 5 PM Enjoy a 20% discount on last minute holiday shopping at the Depot store and free admission to the Depot Museum. Holiday treats will be served and the Depot Platform will be decked out for the season.

Lighthouse Tours December 14th and 15th 10-3 PM

Discover the history of Minnesota’s oldest, continuously operating lighthouse and learn what life may have been like for the first keeper’s family during the cold winter months. Decked out for the holiday season, the Keeper’s Quarters will be open to guided tours December 14th and 15th. Also a rare opportunity to see the original Fresnel Lens for the lighthouse. Tours depart the Depot Museum and are limited to 15 people. Register in advance via e-mail at or via phone at (218) 834-4898.

Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non members.

Please Note: the grounds will not be open to the public. Tours will depart the depot museum at the top of each hour from 10 AM to 3 PM. Arrowhead Transit will be transporting each tour group to the bed and breakfast entrance of the lighthouse.

Thank you to our Local Sponsors: Anderson's Greenhouse, Louise's Place, and Arrowhead Transit!

This is a general listing of annual events.

Summer: Heritage Days Events


Fall Colors

Annual Members Dinner

Harvest Moon Festival on Lighthouse Point

The Depot Museum is open on Saturdays from 11 AM to 4 PM