Just like every other state, Minnesota has been home to more than a few tragic events. Disasters, both natural and manmade, have struck here just as they have elsewhere. While it is convenient to forget about places with a deadly history, it may be better to remember.

Today we’ll work on remembering Glensheen Historic Estate, better known as Glensheen Mansion. There are certainly other tragic places in Minnesota, but few have captured the imagination as much as Glensheen. Thousands have toured it since it opened as a museum in 1979. Most have at least heard rumors of its dark past, but today we will bring them to light for those who don’t know.

Have you ever toured Glensheen Mansion? If you love history, take a peek at this list of 12 must-see historical landmarks in Minnesota.

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