RCHS and Gibbs Farm COVID-19 Updates

RCHS & Gibbs Farm Update – November 19, 2020:

  • All History Revealed in-person events and other programs have been cancelled until further notice, online programs will continue! See the Calendar of Events for upcoming History Revealed programs.
  • Past History Revealed programs may be seen on our Youtube channel. Links to past programs are available on our History Revealed Online page here.
  • All public and private tours of the Ramsey County Courthouse/Saint Paul City Hall and the Union Depot have been cancelled until further notice.
  • The RCHS Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Research Center will be closed until January 5, 2021. Appointments can be made for Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays for two hour time slots at 11, 1 and 3 p.m. after January 5, 2021.

    You may email research questions to research@rchs.com.

    Please note that we may not be able to address your question/request immediately, but will strive to do so within 10 business days. We appreciate your patience as we address the volume of requests received during the Stay Safe Minnesota Executive Order 20-99.

  • The RCHS Office in Landmark Center is closed to the public. Staff will continue to work remotely. Please continue to send in memberships and renewals, and feel free to contact us at the phone and email below.
  • Gibbs Farm is closed for the season. Please see the Resources for Educators page here for information for teachers and families, and virtual field trips.
  • Visit the Gibbs Farm virtually! Try out one of 360 Degree Tours available here.
  • Please see Landmark Center’s website at https://www.landmarkcenter.org/ for updates about closures.

For Ongoing Information

As the situation will be changing on a regular basis, for ongoing program updates, cancellations and last-minute information, please see our website at www.rchs.com and our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/RamseyCountyHistoricalSociety

Please feel free to contact the office staff or the Research Center with any questions at 651-222-0701 ext. 226 or info@rchs.com

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Gibbs Farm COVID-19 Response

At Gibbs Farm and Ramsey County Historical Society, our primary concern is for the safety and wellbeing of our visitors and our staff. We will follow guidance from the Minnesota Department of Health and Minnesota Department of Education. Gibbs Farm and Ramsey County Historical Society are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely.

As always we strive to create a safe, welcoming and fun educational experience for students and educators. Gibbs Farm and Ramsey County Historical Society are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely.

For questions, please Contact Us.

Gibbs Farm: 651-646-8629 or gibbs@rchs.com

Ramsey County Historical Society: 651-222-0701 or info@rchs.com

 

Resource Links:

Minnesota Department of Education:

https://education.mn.gov/MDE/index.html

Minnesota Department of Health:

https://www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus/schools.html

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html