More than just history

More than just history

Clay County Heritage Center – Opened in July 2012. It features the:

  • Dvergsten Gallery
  • South Gallery
  • Gift Shop
  • Bob Keir Meeting Room
  • Rotary Research Room

Exhibitions are displayed in the Heritage Center in both the Dvergsten Gallery and South Gallery. A permanent exhibit, “This Land We Call Home – Settling Clay County” is currently in the Dvergsten Gallery while the South Gallery switches exhibits annually.

Clay County Heritage boasts a large, vast collection of artifacts that are stored in the Heritage Center. Genealogists and other researchers are welcome to visit the Heritage Center and peruse our Rotary Research room and Archive Library.

The Heritage Center has free admission thanks to Spencer Hy-Vee sponsorship!

Clay County Heritage Center

  • Open hours:
  • Tuesday - Friday 10 AM - 4 PM
  • Saturday 10 AM - 3 PM
  • Closed Sunday and Monday
ADMISSION IS FREE THANKS TO SPONSORSHIP BY HYVEE.

SOUTH GALLERY EXHIBITS


Closet Treasures Exhibit - July 1 - October 24, 2020

Closet Treasures Exhibit - July 1 - October 24, 2020

To continue the 60th Anniversary celebration of the Parker Historical Society of Clay County (now Clay County Heritage), our next exhibit will feature ONLY artifacts from our collection over the past 60 years.  There will be something for everyone in this exhibit - open from July 1 - October 24, 2020.

Sponsors for this exhibit are Karl & Carol Nolin, Winther, Stave, & Co, LLP, Casey's General Stores, and the Clay County Convention and Visitor's Bureau.

Festival of Trees coming in 2020!

Festival of Trees coming in 2020!

Arts on Grand and Clay County Heritage are hosting the 2020 Festival of Trees program from November 17 - December 19, 2020.  Stay tuned for upcoming activities!