Historical resources for Deephaven, Excelsior, Greenwood, Shorewood and Tonka Bay, Minnesota.

Upcoming Programs and Events

Saturday, July 26, Excelsior Commons
Rolling Stones Tribute Band Concert

The Excelsior-Lake Minnetonka Historical Society is partnering with the Minnetonka Alumni Association to bring a Rolling Stones cover band to play in the Excelsior Commons Band Shell in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Stones playing in Excelsior. The concert will be the final event of the evening for the Alumni Association's All-Class reunion. The event is open to the public and gates open at 5pm. The concert will take place from 8-10pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Learn more by visiting the Minnetonka Alumni Association website.

If you would like to make a contribution to help off-set the cost of the band, please click here to make a donation.

Tapping History:
Pints & Reflections on Lake Minnetonka's Past

Monday, August 11, 7pm, Steamboat Minnehaha (board by Bayside Grille)

Local historian Scott McGinnis will join us for a cruise on the steamer Minnehaha to highlight the great hotels and boarding houses that dotted lower Lake Minnetonka. McGinnis is the author of Excelsior’s Waterfront, as well as other works.

$20 members, $30 non-members.

Reservations are limited.
To reserve your spot, call 952-221-4766 or purchase online.

We are looking for speakers for upcoming gatherings. Please email info@elmhs.org if you have a suggestion!

Email: info@elmhs.org

Post Office Box 305
Excelsior, MN 55331
Phone: (952) 221-4766