Living Room Conversations: Housing in Minnesota

2021-12-10T20:32:20+00:00

Hennepin History Museum warmly welcomes you to a special virtual event showcasing the transformative power of conversation. Join local facilitators of Living Room Conversations for a guided, 90-minute dialogue designed by communications experts. During this conversation guests will have the opportunity to [...]

Living Room Conversations: Housing in Minnesota2021-12-10T20:32:20+00:00

Looking Back to Move Forward: The Housing Crisis

2021-11-29T22:24:22+00:00

In his book The Color of Law, Richard Rothstein reflects on the legacy of the Fair Housing Act of 1968: “You might think that fifty years would be long enough to erase the effects of government promotion of and support for segregation. But [...]

Looking Back to Move Forward: The Housing Crisis2021-11-29T22:24:22+00:00

If Your Walls Could Talk

2021-10-05T21:27:01+00:00

Join house detective Kathy Kullberg for a two-part class introducing tools and methods for researching the history of your house.

If Your Walls Could Talk2021-10-05T21:27:01+00:00

The Color of Law

2021-04-26T19:53:14+00:00

A virtual presentation by Richard Rothstein with Q&A moderated by Chanda Smith Baker. Please visit this event page for a recording of the event and additional resources provided by Richard Rothstein.

The Color of Law2021-04-26T19:53:14+00:00

POSTPONED – Looking Back to Move Forward: The Housing Crisis

2021-04-26T18:18:47+00:00

The Twin Cities are grappling with a housing crisis, which disproportionately affects BIPOC communities. How did we get here? How can a shared understanding of history help us carve a better path forward? Join us for this local conversation moderated by Chanda Smith Baker.

POSTPONED – Looking Back to Move Forward: The Housing Crisis2021-04-26T18:18:47+00:00

Photo of the Week: Elmo Apartments, Hopkins

2016-03-22T14:56:00+00:00

Hopkins, like the rest of the Twin Cities, changed dramatically in the decade following the conclusion of World War II. In addition to the many new single family homes built in this period, the city's first rental apartments were constructed. The Elmo [...]

Photo of the Week: Elmo Apartments, Hopkins2016-03-22T14:56:00+00:00
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