The Hermann Monument Society
Is dedicated to the conservation, interpretation, promotion,
and development of the Hermann Monument
in New Ulm, Minnesota, an official symbol
recognizing the great achievements of Germanic-Americans
"We must tell our children and our children's children the story of the heroes of every land and every time who have given their lives, that liberty and fraternity and equality might survive among men."
Governor David Marston Clough-
Dedication of Hermann Monument
September 26, 1897
Hermann & Thusnelda appeared at the Germanic-American Institute's WINTERFEST in St. Paul
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Your Membership and support of the Hermann Monument, Hermann Heights Park, and the goals of the society are both invited and appreciated!
SAVE THE DATE
September 12, 2015
FUN, FOOD & GEMUTLICHKEIT!
HERMANN HEIGHTS PARK: 14 Monument St, New Ulm
HARMAN PARK: 101 North Garden St., New Ulm
SCHELL’S BEER & 1919 ROOT BEER ON TAP, GERMAN & AMERICAN FOODS AVAILABLE ALL DAY! Entertainment to be announced.
FANTASTIC FIREWORKS over HERMANN MONUMENT!
NEED A GIFT IDEA?
Defenders' Family Reunion Picnic
The 2nd edition of
The Hermann Monument Society's
commemoration booklet is available.
It features defender family
stories of the
US-Dakota War and Civil War veterans.
Memories of 1862
Available for a donation of $15.00 with pick up in New Ulm, MN
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Contact HMS Executive Director
Hermann Walks Among Us!
In 2004-2005, the statue of Hermann (Arminius) was removed from its pedestal for refurbishing. Learn more about the preservation of this landmark from our Monument History page.