Richfield Historical Society, History Center and Bartholomew Hou 6901 Lyndale Ave S, Richfield, MN55423 The Richfield Historical Society was founded in 1967 by the Minnesota Valley Women's Club and is the keeper of…More Richfield's history. The Society and the History Center are all housed in the Bartholomew House, which was the first homested established in what is now Richfield. Richfield was one of the earliest farm settlements in the Minnesota territory. House and museum tours are available and events are often held here as well. These organizations work to preserve Richfield's history so that it can be enjoyed and appreciated by all people.
Veterans of Foreign Wars 6715 Lake Shore Dr S, Richfield, MN55423 The Fred Babcock VFW Post 5555 has a strong Richfield history. Named for a police officer who died in service in the…More 1940s, this post provides services and camaraderie for community veterans. In addition to a restaurant that's open daily, the post has meetings and events for veterans and their families, including bingo, dances and charitable gambling.