19jan(jan 19)9:00 am09mar(mar 9)5:00 pmImprinting the West: Manifest Destiny, Real and Imagined

Event Details

Exhibit on view January 19 – March 9, 2016

Heritage Hall – 2nd Floor

Westward expansion was one of the most transformational elements in American life throughout the 19th Century. Artists also moved west, creating potent printed imagery that played an important role in the dissemination of knowledge and shaped understanding about the American Indians and the West.


The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County (HCSCC) collects, preserves, interprets, and shares the history and culture of Clay County, Minnesota. HCSCC also provides interpretation of the Hjemkomst Viking Ship, Hopperstad Stave Church Replica, and hosts traveling exhibits in 7,000 sq feet of temporary exhibition space. HCSCC is a community resource for residents of and visitors to the Fargo-Moorhead metro area, serving on average 30,000 visitors annually from all over the world.


Museum Hours:

Sunday Noon to 5 pm

Monday through Saturday 9 am – 5 pm

Tuesdays open until 8 pm


Adults $10

Seniors and College Students $9

Youth (5 – 17) $8

Children (4 & under) Free

HCSCC Members Free

Location:                    The Hjemkomst Center at 202 First Av


January 19 (Tuesday) 9:00 am - March 9 (Wednesday) 5:00 pm

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