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World War I Traveling Exhibit
December 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - January 18, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
The West Central Minnesota Historical Association traveling exhibit, The Great War; the Great Impact: How WWI Hit Home in West Central Minnesota, opens at the Lyon County Museum, 301 W Lyon St, Marshall on December 10. The traveling exhibit runs in Marshall until January 18.
The West Central Minnesota Historical Association (WCMHA) is a collaboration of the county and area historical societies and museums of 10 counties in West Central Minnesota. The counties included are Big Stone, Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac Qui Parle, Lincoln, Lyon, Redwood, Renville, Swift and Yellow Medicine. The purpose of this collaboration is to promote and tell the history of West Central Minnesota.
The traveling exhibit has been financed in part with funds provided by the State of Minnesota from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through the Minnesota Historical Society.
The exhibit is available to view during regular museum hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 10:00-5:00, Thursday 10:00-7:00, and Saturday 10:00-4:00