The Beltrami County History Center will be closed until further notice. All programming and events including the Women’s History Lecture Series, Train Days at the Depot, and the Antique Appraisal event will be cancelled or postponed. 

Although our services to the public are limited, you may still call (218-444-3376) or email ( your research requests and access our website which includes links to our online gift shop. 


The Beltrami County Historical Society operates out of the Beltrami County History Center in the restored 1912 Great Northern Depot in Bemidji, Minnesota.

130 Minnesota Ave SW
Bemidji, MN 56601
Phone: (218) 444-DEPO/3376
Fax: (218) 444-3377

Hours of Operation


Research and groups by appointment.


$5 – Adults
$4 – Seniors
$3/adult – Groups of 5 or more
$1 – Children 6-12
FREE – Children 5 & under
FREE – Members of BCHS

Contact Us

Use the contact information above to contact us or schedule an appointment. Please note that our website host sometimes blocks AOL and Yahoo e-mail addresses from reaching us.