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14 Historic Towns In Minnesota That Will Transport You To The Past

In Minnesota you can find history everywhere you go. Between the amazing information provided by the Minnesota Historical Society and the DNR, any average trip is made so much better with all of the fascinating things you can learn. While every town in MN has a great history behind it, here are some of the ones that not only are rich with history, but that draw visitors from around the state, country, and even globe.

Which towns have you visited on the list? Did you find the history of the town interesting? What other places in MN fascinate you because of their history?

Jo Magliocco
Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!