Maple Grove History Museum

9030 Forestview Lane N.

(South Driveway)

Maple Grove, MN  55369


​​​​​​Maple Grove Historical Preservation Society

Maple Grove, Hennepin County, Minnesota

Regular Events:

Open House: The Maple Grove History Museum hosts an open house on the second Sunday of every month from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.  Please stop by for a visit.

Monthly Meeting: The Maple Grove Historical Preservation Society meets on the third Thursday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at the History Museum.  Anyone with an interest in history is welcome to join us!


Page last edited April 2024

Lives of Benjamin Gervais and Genevieve Laurence

The Little Canada Historical Society and historian John Vanek presented the Lives of Benjamin Gervais (founder of St. Paul and Little Canada) and Genevieve Laurence to 1844.

The GERVAIS family is alive and well in our area of Osseo and Maple Grove! Click on the following link to view the video.

Video link

Permission granted by ctvnorthsuburbs.org


Cupcakes & Conversation

Join us for this quarterly gathering.  Enjoy coffee and cupcakes while listening to a special guest relate his/her story of a life-changing situation or useful and enlightening information. Plan to meet at the Maple Grove History Museum.

​Pat Ruffing, vice president of the Maple Grove historical museum will welcome you to the museum

Free, but registration through the Maple Grove Parks and Recreation Department is required   Click Maple Grove WebTrac

When: Wednesday, August 21, 2024 at 1:00pm

Topic: “How We Got Around!” Transportation and transport modes in Maple Grove.

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