Soft opening of Mammoth Exhibit at JC Museum
December 1, 2022
As part of the Christmas in Mankato festivities on Saturday, the Jewell County Historical Museum hosted a soft opening of the nearly-completed Columbian Mammoth exhibit with more than 95 people in attendance. Drawing winners were Madi Engel - T-shirt, Kyra Lampe - mammoth stuffed animal, Letti Kohn - book, and Lovaeh Meyer - T-Shirt.
The museum has been undergoing renovations since April, and this was the first time the general public were allowed a sneak peak of the progress.
Some of the new features include a model Columbian Mammoth skeleton imported from China, a chainsaw carving of...