Ely Steam Sauna Is A Public Sauna In Minnesota That Will Melt Your Stress Away
If you’ve spent any time in Minnesota, you may have noticed that people here really love saunas. Many own northern cabins with saunas on the property, and some even build them in or near their primary residence. It makes sense that saunas are so popular here: many of Minnesota’s first European immigrants were from northern Europe, where saunas originated. They likely caught on as a way to escape our region’s frigid winter cold.
Today, most people use private saunas or spend time in saunas at gyms or spas. But there’s actually a public sauna in Minnesota. It’s the oldest of its kind in the state, and it’s in Ely, Minnesota. Take a look:
For more information about Ely Steam Sauna, including hours, appointments, and more, visit the business’s website and Facebook page. And if you’re looking for more things to do in Ely, check out our past article about Ely for some ideas!
Address: Ely Steam Bath, 127 S 1st Ave E, Ely, MN 55731, USA
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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.