Events

Murder Mystery Ball at the Millhouse!

Its 1900 and you have been invited to the Millhouse Brown to celebrate Mr. and Mrs. Browns 50th Wedding Anniversary! This is to be the ball of the century filled with laughter, dancing, and good conversations. Suddenly a scream erupts from outside and a maid rushes through door pronouncing Mr. Brown dead! You witness Mr. Brown’s body lying next to the ramp of his precious saw mill and he is cold as ice. Mr. Brown is dead but who killed him? Was it the maid who found him? Or one of you? Find out at the Murder Mystery Ball!

Tickets are $10.00 per person. DEADLINE to purchase tickets is Wednesday, November 9th at 4:00pm. Fill out the form below to register or call 515-604-6980 to register over the phone! Dress up in your best victorian dress or tux and join us for a thrilling night!

NOTE: This event is for ages 15 and up; Visitors also can dress business casual if they do not have a victorian costume

Date: Friday, November 11th, 2022

Time: 6:00pm doors open with the event starting at 6:30pm

"Night at the Museum" Halloween Open House

Have you ever wondered what happens at the Museum after sunset? Come on out to the Humboldt Co. Historical Museum, if you dare! More information will be released at a later date.

Date: Saturday, October 29th

Time: 4:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: Humboldt County Historical Museum, Dakota City, IA

NOTE: We encourage visitors to dress up in their costumes for our costume contest!

Christmas Open House!

To end the 2022, come on out to the Museum and step into a fairy tale Christmas! More information will be released at a later date.

Date: Saturday, December 17th

Time: TBD

Location: Humboldt County Historical Museum, Dakota City, IA