Library service to the South Lake communities of Deephaven, Excelsior, Greenwood, Shorewood and Tonka Bay was established beginning in 1922, when the library was housed out of the White House Hotel. For several decades, the library operated out of various locations in the community, with the first permanent library location opening on Third Street in 1965. In 2014, the library moved to a new building on Water Street in the heart of downtown Excelsior. It sits adjacent to the Lake Minnetonka LRT Regional Trail.
Library building project information
337 Water St.
Excelsior, MN 55331
Join us as we celebrate and honor Black History Month in February with events, displays and activities in libraries, and recommended online book lists.
Hennepin County libraries do not have State or Federal print tax forms, but we can point you to helpful tax resources.
Hennepin County Library offers a variety of resources and services to help students choose and research their History Day projects.
Join us at Excelsior Library to learn new things, be inspired and connect with others. Library events are free and open to all.
Join these volunteers who work closely with library staff to raise awareness of library services, raise funds, and plan programs and events.