Rental Space is available at the museum. We have 3 spaces for use: Heritage Room (12-15 people), Ice Cream Parlor (20-25 people), and the Prairie Coteau Meeting Room (49 People).

There are several room setups available for every meeting or event. These setups include: Board style (tables with chairs in a large rectangle), Luncheon style (tables and chairs), and Classroom style (just chairs).

We are also able to provide a variety of equipment for events including: projector, laptop, podium, extension cord, easel, portable audio system with microphone, coffee maker, table cloths, napkins, plastic ware, plates, bowls, punch bowl, and other items upon request.


Fees start at $15 per hour for up to 4 hours. Any events between 4 and 8 hours will cost $60+$20 per hour over 4 hours (i.e. 6 hours = $100). The fee for events lasting for 8 hours is $120.

Checks should be made payable to Lyon County Historical Society, and the rental fee must be paid before the event and is non-refundable. Applicants will also be asked to fill out a special events agreement form prior to the event.

Contact Us

The rooms are great for business meetings, clubs, birthday parties, small weddings, anniversaries, and more!

We have a variety of programs available for special events or meetings. Need a guest speaker for a program? Would you like a museum scavenger hunt? Give us a call at 507-537-6580 for information!