“I will help preserve the history and honor the “Sisu” of the original settlers by selecting one or more of the following five opportunities for membership and program support”
Special Projects Fund
Support for the Heritage Museum
Park Hill School Fund
If you would like to support our efforts, please download and complete the membership/donation form and forward it along with your check to:
Finland Minnesota Historical Society
5653 Little Marais Road
P.O. Box 583
Finland, MN 55603
Or you can use Paypal’s secure link to use a credit card
Membership and donation options include Annual Membership, Special Projects Fund, Support for the Heritage Museum, Park Hill School Fund, and the Memorial Fund.
Membership Options: Benefits include periodic newsletter, free admission to Heritage Site, merchandise and program discounts.
$15 Individual Annual Membership
$20 Family Annual Membership
$30 Business Annual Membership
Special Projects Fund: Completed special projects include split rail fence, hand water pump and a functioning out house. Future SPF income will be used to purchase the non labor needs of a root cellar, trapper’s shack, black smith shop, homestead entrance and a dove tail barn. Donations to SPF are normally used as support for matching funds requests submitted to foundations and businesses.
Support for the Heritage Museum: Donations received will be used to support the Museum. Acquiring and upkeep of displays and archives.
Park Hill School Fund: Your donation will help to renovate and equip the school house. We have wonderful plans for the school including a tall wood burning stove, authentic desks, photos, teacher tributes, samples of children’s work and more.
Memorial Fund: Donations may be made to memorialize those other than an early pioneer family.