Make a gift

Preserve the past, help the future. The Minnesota Veterinary Historical Museum has extensive collections of old photographs, manuscripts, press clippings, books and instruments.

Research lab
Animal disease research lab

These memorabilia illustrate the striking contrast between things as they were and things as they are today. These pieces tell the story of veterinary progress in Minnesota, the MVHM ensures that the persons responsible for so much of our past progress are not forgotten. 

Make a gift 

Donations to the MVHM help to:

  • Construct exhibits throughout the College and Hospital
  • Endow a part-time professional museum curator position
  • Expand Museum hours and provide greater public access
  • Develop an interactive learning center and online catalogue of resources

Interested in contributing artifacts? Contact a Museum Officer

Donations by mail

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Instructions for making financial contributions to the MVHM by mail:

  • prepare a check payable to the University of Minnesota Foundation
  • indicate MVHM as the recipient
  • include contact information so you can be credited and thanked
  • mail your check and information to the following address:

Minnesota Veterinary Historical Museum
1365 Gortner Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108