Photograph by REM Creative Portraiture

Special Corn Carnival Offer
Sign up to get you, or your family's photograph taken in the Akerlund Studio by professional photographer Rebekah of REM Creative Portraiture.
  • Includes a half-hour photo session with Rebekah along with the opportunity to purchase a digital image (valued at $125) for ONLY $50.
  • The image will be e-mailed to you after editing.
  • Photographs will be taken from 12-5 p.m. on August 12th, and from 12-6 p.m. on August 13-14th.
  • Spots are limited, so reserve a head of time by contacting the museum at 320-286-2427.
  • Sign-up sheets will also be available at the museum during the carnival.
  • See more of Rebekah's photography at her website:

    Akerlund Exhibit: At Corn Carnival Only!
    Tuesday and Wednesday at the Corn Carnival ONLY see "Downtown Cokato: A Photographer's View," a special display from the Akerlund collection at the studio!
  • Hours: August 13-14th from 12-7:30 p.m.

    Cokato Corn Carnival
  • August 12th: Museum open 5-9 p.m.
  • August 13th: Museum open 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
  • August 14th: Museum open 10 a.m.-9 p.m.

    Museum Closed Days (subject to change)
  • August 16th: Museum closing early at 1 p.m.
  • August 17th: Museum closed.

    Join Us On Facebook!

  • The museum & historical society has set up a Page on Facebook.
  • It is open to any Facebook user, whether you are a member of the society or not.
  • But we would really encourage you to become a member.
  • Feel free to use this Page to promote the museum, make connections with current or former Cokato-ites, or just to reminisce.

    Are You A Member of the Cokato Historical Society?

  • Please consider renewing or joining the historical society for the first time and assist in our efforts to preserve the heritage and culture of the Cokato area.
  • Membership benefits include a copy of our quarterly newsletter In The Midst Of, advance notices about upcoming events, and early opportunities to purchase new society publications.
  • A copy of the membership form can be found here.

    For more information, please contact the museum by phone, 320-286-2427, or e-mail.