Otter Tail County Museum, Fergus Falls

#84 of 173 in Museums in Minnesota
Office Hours

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday

Exhibit Gallery

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday

10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Saturday (June thru August)

E. T. Barnard Library

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday

Admission Rates for our Exhibit Gallery

$5.00 Ages 12 to Adult

$2.00 Ages 5 to 11

$2.00 per student for School Tours

Free Children under 5

Free for members of OTCHS

Free for guests accompanied by a

Supporting Individual/Family, Booster, Sustaining, Sponsor, or Patron member of OTCHS

$5.00 for guests of Basic Individal members of OTCHS

Admission Rates for our E. T. Barnard Library

$6.00 Ages 12 to Adult

Free for students conducting research for a school project

Free for members of OTCHS
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  • They reveal an amazing history of this back country of Minnesota. Native American influences, pioneer life, environmental information, animal life, the fur trade are all understandably explained.  more »
  • This museum is quite amazing, considering the rural county it is in. It has beautiful displays of various rooms and businesses with lots of good information. My five year old played endlessly in the 1...  more »
  • One of the best $5 investments to be had anywhere. Enticing exhibits on so many historical aspects of the greater community. Civil War, WW1, WW2, agriculture, fur trade, farming, civic development, ethnic and religious diversity. Vignettes so tastefully done using some of the original names of local vendors and practitioners. If you're not just a little impressed, you should be.
  • Hold it ... you mean that you were right IN Fergus Falls with time to burn and you did NOT go to this Museum!? C'MON! It's a MUST SEE if you live in this area ... it tells "our story" and it's right in our back yard ... and it's very inexpensive. GO!

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