The Pine Island Area Historical Society was organized in 1998.  Located at 314 North Main in Pine Island, MN, the historical society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible.

History Center Hours


The History Center is closed for maintenance work through February, 2014.

Please contact us here through the website or by leaving a message at 507-356-2802.  If you wish to talk to someone, please call the Director at 507-398-5326

Now Available

From the Banks Of the Zumbro
The story of one of the oldest Methodist congregations in Minnesota, a focal point of community life since 1857, narrated within the context of village history

Now Available at the History Center or by Mail Order


(add $5.00 for shipping/handling on Mail Orders)

Recent Announcements

  • April Newsletter Online Our newsletter for April, 2014, is now available online.
    Posted Apr 10, 2014, 7:59 AM by Scott Walter
  • 2013 Holiday Open House
    Posted Oct 16, 2013, 1:42 PM by Scott Walter
  • New Newsletter The October, 2013, edition of our newsletter is now online.
    Posted Oct 16, 2013, 9:37 AM by Scott Walter
  • Newsletter Online The July, 2013, issue of the newsletter is now online.
    Posted Aug 3, 2013, 8:53 AM by Scott Walter
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Notice of Annual Meeting

OFFICIAL NOTICE to members of the Pine Island Area Historical Society:  Annual meeting to be held on Saturday, September 14, 2013 - 8:00 AM at the History Center, 314 North Main, Pine Island, MN 55963.  All members and perspective members welcome.


Antique/Old Christmas Decorations

Do you have old Christmas decorations that you're thinking about throwing out?  Instead of just tossing them away, why not have them preserved as a part of history?  Donate them to the History Center for use in decorating the facility.

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