The Sibley House Is The Oldest Home In Minnesota And You’ll Want To Visit

Minnesota has been a state since 1858. But people have lived here for much longer. The first European settlers arrived in the late 1600s, setting up fur trade but not creating any permanent settlements. It wasn’t until centuries later that the first stone house was built, ad it still stands today. Minnesota’s oldest home is almost 200 years old, and it’s well worth the drive to visit it. Check it out:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For more information about the Sibley House, visit the Minnesota Historic Society website.

Address: 1357 Sibley Memorial Hwy, Mendota Heights, MN 55120