11 Small Towns In Minnesota That Are Full Of Charm And Perfect For A Weekend Escape

Minnesota often makes the news for happenings in larger cities such as the Twin Cities, Duluth, or Rochester. But there are many fantastic small towns in the state as well. They’re full of charming downtowns, local shops and restaurants, and – more often than not – beautiful scenery. That’s why we made this list of 11 towns in Minnesota that are perfect for a weekend escape. Read on below to find towns in just about every region that offer plenty to do and see!

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Have you been to any of these towns? Which is your favorite? Would you add any? Let us know in the comments!

Address: Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
Address: Winona, MN 55987, USA
Address: Grand Marais, MN 55604, USA
Address: Two Harbors, MN 55616, USA
Address: Ely, MN 55731, USA
Address: Walker, MN, USA
Address: Henderson, MN 56044, USA
Address: New Ulm, MN 56073, USA
Address: Lanesboro, MN 55949, USA
Address: Pine City, MN 55063, USA
Address: Pipestone, MN 56164, USA