The Museum is Open!

The museum is open to the public. To protect the health and welfare of our visitors and staff and in accordance with the Governor’s executive order, masks and social distancing are required in the facility.


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

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1039 Bemidji, MN 56619

Hours of Operation

  • Wednesday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Thursday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Friday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Saturday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

We are closed on federal holidays.

Please contact us to schedule a tour or make an appointment outside of normal hours.


$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

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