The Heart And Soul Of Minnesota Is The Small Towns And These 7 Have The Best Downtown Areas

From the Twin Cities to Rochester to Duluth, Minnesota’s biggest cities tend to get all of the attention. But anyone who’s spent time in the Land of 10,000 Lakes knows that without our small towns, Minnesota simply wouldn’t be the same. Scattered all across Greater Minnesota are lovely towns that, while they aren’t as busy as the biggest metro areas, still have plenty to see and do. Below, you’ll find seven Minnesota towns with the best downtown areas you’ll find anywhere. Check it out:

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What do you think? Did we hit all of Minnesota’s best small-town downtowns? Which would you add? Let us know in the comments, or suggest your favorite towns on our nomination form!

Address: Lanesboro, MN 55949, USA
Address: New Ulm, MN 56073, USA
Address: Red Wing, MN, USA
Address: Ely, MN 55731, USA
Address: Grand Marais, MN 55604, USA
Address: Lindstrom, MN, USA
Address: Walker, MN, USA