Built in 1871 The Hormel Historic Home strives to preserve the Home and History of the George A. and Lillian Hormel Family. Our mission is to maintain the home and to honor the family legacy of Hospitality, Music/Arts, Education/Autism, and service to the community.
Looking for unique and historical souvenirs or gifts. Visit our online store to purchase books or music relevant to the Hormel family history. The newly published autobiography of George A. Hormel, The Open Road, is now available.
The Hormel Historic Home is proud to be the host site for the 2019 HM VET Fundraising Event on Friday, November 1. Seats are limited for this 4 course gourmet meal. Proceeds from the event will support the Ironwood Springs Operation Welcome Home programming for military families.
HISTORY HAPPY HOUR
Monday, September 9
5:30 p.m. Social, 6:00 p.m. Pres.
Austin’s Historic Bar Bands
Presented by Wendy Larson and accompanied by area performers. Learn about the vibrant music scene that gave life to our area’s bars, barns, and other venues.
Monday, Oct. 21
100 Yr. History of the Volstead Act
FREE for members of the Hormel Historic Home, Mower County Historical Society and Friends of the Library.
$5 for non-members
Light snacks included~Cash Bar available
HISTORIC TREASURES SERIES & LIFESTYLE PROGRAMMING
Thursday, September 12
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Join us as Jaimie Timm, Mower County Historical Society Curator, shares details and stories behind some of the many treasures in their collection.
Thursday, October 10
Healthy Living Series-Cooking for Food Sensitivities and Allergies
Presented by Jen Haugen, Registered Dietician and Pampered Chef Consultant
Thursday, November 14
Historic Treasures Series
AUTISM FRIENDLY AUSTIN
Monday, September 9
ASD Parent/Caregiver Event
6 - 7:30 p.m. ~ FREE
Light dinner included
Healing Rhythms Music Therapy, LLC
Healing Rhythms will share about the benefits of music therapy as a resource for children and adults of all ages and abilities.
Sunday, September 22
2-5 p.m. ~ $15 per person
An event for those 18 years old and older who enjoy anime activities. Costume Contest and Gaming.