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Runestone Museum

March 12, 2014
LuWanna Hintermeister’s buttons will be on display at Runestone Museum until Friday, April 11. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Button, button, who’s got the button?
March 12, 2014 - 12:00am
January 31, 2014
Runestone Museum to hold 2014 winter series
January 31, 2014 - 12:00am
January 8, 2014
This Native American statue will soon be sporting a brand new buckskin dress as part of the renovations to the Runestone Museum’s Native American exhibit going on this month. She will be part of a diorama representing an authentic Ojibwe village. (Blaze Fugina/Echo Press)
Renovations at the Runestone Museum
January 8, 2014 - 1:09am
November 27, 2013
Christmas kick-off is today at Fort Alexandria; see Santa
November 27, 2013 - 2:21pm
November 15, 2013
Museum resumes holiday tradition
November 15, 2013 - 8:28am
October 16, 2013
Sharon and Marvin Martinson of Alexandria present a framed runic crossword puzzle to Jim Bergquist (center), manager of the Runestone Museum in Alexandria.
For an extra challenge, finish a crossword puzzle in runes!
October 16, 2013 - 8:23am
September 28, 2012
Electrifying Minnesota On exhibit at Runestone Museum
September 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
Pictured is the back of the Anishinaabe Indian dress on display at the Runestone Museum in Alexandria and recently featured in American Indian Art Magazine. The dress, circa 1930, is of faded red cotton sateen, adorned with dentalium shells, glass beads, metal conches and hand-rolled tin can cones with red printed labeling still visible on the inside. The dress has a mock collar and scalloped peplum with three tiers on the skirt. (Contributed photo by Mark Proudfoot)
Museum's 'tinkle cone dress' is a rarity
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
January 21, 2011
Many people attended last year's 'A Night at the Museum' event. This year's event is set for Friday, January 28 from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
History comes alive during 'A Night at the Museum'
January 21, 2011 - 12:00am
November 23, 2010
File photo  |  Echo Press
Santa and Mrs. Claus were a big hit at last year's Christmas in the Fort at the Runestone Museum in Alexandria. The couple is planning a return visit this year to hear children's wish lists for the holidays.
Christmas will come to life in Alexandria Friday
November 23, 2010 - 12:00am
July 2, 2010
Cowdery to present free concert in Fort Alexandria
July 2, 2010 - 12:00am
June 25, 2010
Runestone Museum has new exhibit
June 25, 2010 - 12:00am
February 19, 2010
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
Runestone revelations
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
Networking, learning and more to take place at 'Night at the Museum'
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Echo Press photo by Al Edenloff
Christmas comes to life
December 2, 2009 - 12:05am