October 6, 2017
The Dorothy Molter Museum planning process for the 2018-2023 Strategic Plan is underway and you are invited to provide your input. Every five years, in consultation with stakeholders such as staff and board members, museum members, volunteers, visitors, wholesale customers, vendors, and others in our community, the museum develops a plan for our strategic direction; and defines the organization’s priorities and […]
September 30, 2017
Each year, generous supporters like you celebrate Give to the Max Day by making your online donation on GiveMN.org. The generosity shown on this day makes a difference far beyond the 24-hour giving event. Please join us on November 16, 2017, for Give to the Max Day and help us continue to inspire the next […]
September 29, 2017
The colors are starting to change, which means it’s almost the end of our season. Our fall hours are now here and we are open to the public on Saturdays (10am-5pm) through October 28. Tours will be offered at 12, 1, 2, 3 and 4pm with the exception of October 7. We will only be […]
August 18, 2017
Once again the DMM will have a booth at the Harvest Moon Festival in Whiteside Park September 8-10. If you’ve never been to it, it is a smaller, less crowed and [usually] cooler festival with live music and a variety of activities in addition to the arts and craft vendors and non-profit organization booths. We […]
August 8, 2017
CHEERING SQUAD NEEDED! Did you know that there is a full/half marathon in Ely every fall? Did you know that there is a KIDS’ MARATHON too?? This year, the Dorothy Molter Museum is proud to be sponsoring the Dorothy’s Root Beer Run Kid’s Marathon! Registered racers must complete 25 miles on their own (with parental […]
Brewed for the Dorothy Molter Museum, Dorothy’s Isle of Pines Root Beer quenches the most parched of palates when served ice cold. Each summer, Dorothy home-brewed up to twelve thousand bottles made from Knife Lake water, which she offered for visitors stopping by during their trip in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. While Dorothy’s Isle of Pines Root Beer is no longer brewed in her 8-gallon crock with lake water, we have stuck as close to her original recipe as we can.
Looking for that unique gift? We have more than just root beer to offer!