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Renovations at the Runestone Museum

January 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

Visitors to the Runestone Museum this month will notice some ongoing changes to its permanent Native American exhibit.

The museum is in the middle of construction that will expand the viewing space in a Native American exhibit. Jim Bergquist, mana…continue reading on echopress.com

Christmas kick-off is today at Fort Alexandria; see Santa

November 27, 2013 in Uncategorized

Ready for to get into the spirit of Christmas?

The Runestone Museum in Alexandria will hold its annual Christmas in the Fort celebration on Friday, November 29, starting at 3 p.m.
The event is free, and the museum will serve popcorn, pretzels and…continue reading on echopress.com

Museum resumes holiday tradition

November 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Haley Seward

hseward@echopress.com

Family traditions tend to run strong throughout small communities, and the Runestone Museum in Alexandria is doing its part by resurrecting a collector’s item that has become just that for countless famil…continue reading on echopress.com

For an extra challenge, finish a crossword puzzle in runes!

October 16, 2013 in Uncategorized

Are you challenged by crossword puzzles? What if you had to complete a puzzle using runes?

Marvin and Sharon Martinson of Alexandria recently presented a framed copy of a crossword puzzle that was completed in runes to the Runestone Museum in Alex…continue reading on echopress.com

Christmas will come to life in Alexandria Friday

November 22, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Ready or not, the Christmas season is starting in Alexandria this week.
Crews from Alexandria Light and Power and the city street department are putting up the Christmas decorations. Continue Reading