A Lighthouse Was Built And Left To Decay In Of One Of Minnesota’s Biggest Cities
By Betsy Rathburn|Published January 24, 2022
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 20 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at email@example.com or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
With as busy and modern as Minnesota’s cities are, it is hard to imagine any of them being home to crumbling ruins. But there is evidence of Minnesota’s past history all around us, even in the busiest cities. For example, Minneapolis is home to the remains of an abandoned mill at Mill Ruins Park. And in Duluth, Minnesota’s fifth-biggest city, you’ll find a unique ruin that you won’t find anywhere else in the state. It’s an old lighthouse that once guided ships on Lake Superior. Now, it is an abandoned ruin left to decay in one of Minnesota’s largest city. Read on below to learn more:
Have you ever visited the ruins of the Minnesota Point Light? What did you think? Let us know in the comments! And if you’re interested in other Duluth ruins, check out our past article about Uncle Harvey’s Mausoleum. Also be sure to follow our abandoned places road trip for even more Minnesota ruins!
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