Courthouse & Union Depot Tours

Saint Paul City Hall/Ramsey County Courthouse Guided Tours Take a tour of the Ramsey County Courthouse and Saint Paul City Hall. We will tour the architecturally significant spaces and features...
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Gardener Opportunity

Job & Volunteer Opportunities Gibbs Farm Gardener Gibbs Farm is in search of a seasonal, part-time gardener to plan, plant, and care for the many gardens at Gibbs Farm. Please...
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Courthouse Murals

Preservation & Progress: Adding Additional Public Art in the St. Paul City Hall/Ramsey County Courthouse Council Chambers Apply to Join Art Selection Task Force Today!  Introduction Ramsey County and the...
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Happy Holidays & Hours

Happy Holidays from RCHS & Gibbs Farm! Thank you from RCHS and Gibbs Farm! Thank you to all of our members, donors, visitors, friends and supporters for a great year...
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Women’s History In Ramsey County

To celebrate the contributions that women have made to our communities, Ramsey County Historical Society will be posting past important articles from our magazine, Ramsey County History, during Women's History...
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1976-2004 Ice Palaces

1976 - 2004 Ice Palaces The 1976 U.S. Bi-Centennial palace was built at 7th and Minnesota Streets, and was designed by Craig Rafferty and Jeri Zuber, who’d won the competition...
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1942-1975 Ice Palaces

The 1942-1975 Ice Palaces The 1942 palace at Highland Park golf course, designed by Clarence Wigington, melted prior to completion and no carnivals were held between 1943 and 1945. Wigington...
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1938-1941 Ice Palaces

The 1938-1941 Ice Palaces Jack Horner chaired the committee that designed the simple 1938 ice court palace in Mounds Park, which featured a large skating rink in front of the...
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1930-1937 Ice Palaces

The 1930-1937 Ice Palaces The 1930 carnival, organized by The Midway Club, hired local firm, Ellerbe Architects to design the palace, which included tall turreted walls and side wings. It...
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1916-1917 Ice Palaces

The 1916 and 1917 Ice Palaces In 1916 and 1917, through his enthusiasm and financial support, Louis W. Hill, Chairman of the Great Northern Railway, shifted carnival emphasis to sporting...
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