DORCHEAT HISTORICAL MUSEUM, INC.
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Help Us Keep History Alive In Webster Parish
In return for your support, you will receive not only a tax deduction, but also, invitations to all museum activities. Please give every consideration to helping with this endeavor. Be a part of Webster Parish history by becoming a proud supporter of the Webster Parish Dorcheat Historical Association and Museum.
All contributions may be mailed to:
Dorcheat Historical Association Museum
PO Box 1094
Minden, Louisiana 71058.
Monday, July 26, 2021
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Due To Covid-19
DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE SICK
1. We Can Not Conduct Personal Tours At This Time By A Staff Member!
2. We Are Limiting The Number Of People To 10 At A Time In Museum.
3. Please Social Distance 6 ft. Apart
4. Please Do Not Touch Any Items Or Displays During This Time.
5. Wear Your Mask At All Times.
6. We Can Not Offer Our Restroom Facilities At This Time.
7. We Can Not Offer Our Programs Or Rent Out Our Meeting Room.
Call Before You Visit To 318-377-3002 Due To Unexpected Situations
Monday, April 27, 2020
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Due to Covid-19 all museum speaker events and gala will be canceled for 2020. Our patrons are important to us. We feel that the museum meeting room is not large enough to safely social
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Due to Covid-19 all museum speaker events and gala will be canceled for 2020. Our patrons are important to us. We feel that the museum meeting room is not large enough to safely social distance.
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Thursday, August 29, 2019
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"Our Webster Parish Historian Tells Our History"
Monday, October 14, 2019 the 67th Dorcheat Museum event will take place featuring Webster Parish Historian Mr. John Agan. Agan is no stranger to those in our area when history is mentioned. His knowledge of the area is amazing and always interesting to hear.
John Agan is an Assistant Professor of History at Bossier Parish Community College. He is a native and lifelong resident of Minden and earned a B.A., M.Ed., and M.A. from Louisiana Tech. He serves on the board of several local organizations, including the Dorcheat Historical Association and Museum. For several years he has written a weekly newspaper column on local history for the Minden Press-Herald. He has published many books on local history and helped with so many more. In 2018, John was selected as Minden’s Man of the Year by the Minden Lions Club.
The museum will have all of his latest books projects on hand for purchase and signing.
The museum events will be held in the Media/Learning center at the Dorcheat Historical Association Museum, 116 Pearl Street, Minden, La. Museum doors will open at 5:30 p.m., with first-come, first-serve seating. Program begins at 6:00 p.m. Admission is free with potluck desserts and snacks welcome.
For more information contact Schelley Brown Francis at 318-377-3002 or visit www.museuminminden.blogspot.com to sign up for the museum email blast. You can also find the museum on Facebook. To learn more about Webster Parish's rich history visit the Dorcheat Historical Association Museum located at 116 Pearl Street in Minden. Museum hours; closed on Monday, Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. (closed from 1-2 for lunch), Saturday CLOSED. The museum admission is free. Also open for special tours and rental by appointment.
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
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Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Thursday, August 30, 2018
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Thursday, August 2, 2018