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1    Forest History Center
2    Historic Fort Snelling
3    Historic Forestville
4    Freeborn County Historical Museum & Historical Village
5    Gibbs Museum of Pioneer & Dakotah Life
6    Grand Portage National Monument
7    North West Company Fur Post
8    Oliver H Kelley Farm
9    Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village
10  Pioneer Farm and Village
11  Village of Yesteryear
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Forest History Center  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: recreated turn of the century logging camp, with interpreters playing roles of camp charactersAddress
2609 County Road 76
Grand Rapids, Minnesota 55744
General Location:
Closest City:  Duluth (85 mi)
Closest Major Road:  US 2
Closest Airport:  Grand Rapids GPZ  (Northwest only); Duluth DLH


Contact
Phone 218 327-4482
Historic Fort Snelling  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Costumed guides conduct tours, demonstrate crafts, and present military activities and skits showing everyday life on the post for both men and womenAddress
Highway 5
Fort Snelling, Minnesota 55111
General Location:
Closest City:  St Paul
Closest Interstate:  US 5 to I-35 or I-494
Closest Airport:  Minneapolis St Paul MSP


Contact
Phone 612 726-1171
Historic Forestville  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description:  Visit town in the 1899 era. Costumed guides portray residents of the small rural trade centerAddress
Route 2 Box 126
Preston, Minnesota 55965
General Location:
Closest City:  Rochester (45 mi)
Closest Interstate: 
US 63 to I-90
Closest Airport:  Rochester RST


Contact
Phone 507 765-2785

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Freeborn County Historical Museum & Historical Village  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: log cabin, blacksmith, general store, school, telephone office, woodworking shop, post office, church, shoe repair, othersAddress
1031 N Bridge Ave
Freeborn County Fairgrounds
Albert Lea, Minnesota 56007
General Location:
Closest City:  Rochester (65 mi)
Closest Interstate:  I-35 exit 11 or I-90 exit 157
Closest Airport:  Rochester RST


Contact
Phone 507 373-8003
Gibbs Museum of Pioneer & Dakotah Life  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: An early (1849) farm which survived the growth of the city around it, this site now provides a look at life in early Minnesota with heirloom crops.Address
2097 Larpenteur Ave
St Paul, Minnesota 55113
General Location:
Closest City:  St Paul
Closest Interstate:  I-35 exit 23 B
Closest Airport:  Minneapolis St Paul MSP


Contact
Phone 651 646-8629
Toll free 651 222-0701
Grand Portage National Monument  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Located at the "Grand Portage" which linked Lake Superior with western lakes and rivers, the monument contains a reconstructed palisade with great hall and kitchen complex and a canoe warehouseAddress
315 S Broadway
Grand Marais, Minnesota 55604
General Location:
Closest City:  Duluth (150 mi)
Closest Major Road:  US 61, just shy of Canadian Border
Closest Airport:  Thunder Bay, ON Canada YQT, Duluth DLH


Contact
Phone 218 387-2788

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North West Company Fur Post  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: fur trading post and Ojibwa wigwam with costumed interpreters, 1804Address
County Road 7
Box 51
Pine City, Minnesota 55063
General Location:
Closest City:  Minneapolis (70 mi)
Closest Interstate:  I-35 exit 169
Closest Airport:  Minneapolis St Paul MSP


Contact
Phone 320 629-6356
Oliver H Kelley Farm  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Address
15788 Kelley Farm Rd
Elk River, Minnesota 55330
General Location:
Closest City:  Anoka  (10 mi)
Closest Interstate:  US 10, I-94 exit 205
Closest Airport:  Minneapolis St Paul MSP


Contact
Phone 763 441-6896
Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Village of 19 turn of the century buildings on the outskirts of Thief River FallsAddress
Pennington County Historical Society
PO Box 127
Thief River Falls, Minnesota 56701
General Location:
Closest City:  Grand Forks, ND (50 mi)
Closest Major Road:  US 59, side roads to I-29
Closest Airport:  Thief River Falls TVF (Northwest only); Fargo Hector Field FAR


Contact
Phone 218 68-5767

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10  Pioneer Farm and Village  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: agriculture museum with log cabin, barn, store, church, school, blacksmith, print shop, post office, lunch counter, moreAddress
Hwy 11 W
Roseau, Minnesota 56751
General Location:
Closest City:  Grand Forks (120 mi)
Closest Major Road:  SR 11
Closest Airport:  Thief River Falls TVF (Northwest only)  Fargo FAR


Contact
Phone 218 463-2187
11  Village of Yesteryear  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Village of 14 buildings connected by a boardwalkAddress
1448 Austin Road
Owatonna, Minnesota 55060
General Location:
Closest City:  Rochester (45 mi)
Closest Interstate:  US 14 to I-45 Exit 42
Closest Airport:  Rochester RST


Contact
Phone 507 451-1420
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