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Historic Forestville

. Description:   Visit town in the 1899 era located in Forestville State Park.  Costumed guides portray residents of the small rural trade center
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How to find: 
Address:
Route 2 Box 126
Preston, MN 55965

Parent Organization:
Minnesota Historical Society
Contacts
Phone 507 765-2785
E-mail forestville@mnhs.org
URL
Minnesota Historical Society
   www.mnhs.org/places/sites/hf/index.html
Hours:
Dates 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Memorial Day -Labor Day 12 - 5 10-5 10-5 10-5 10-5 11-6
Sep-Oct 12 - 5           10-5
Season last tour one hour before closing
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Admission:
Criteria
Child

Student

Adult

Senior

Groups

As of JUL 2007  under 6 free  6-17 $3  $5  $4  
Special Fees:  state park permit required for park entry
Additional Group Info:
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have:  Visit town in the 1899 era.  Costumed guides portray residents of the small rural trade center, the general store is open, and daily life goes on.
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period 1899 Type of Site Town
Buildings:  general store
Interpreters: Craftspeople:
Special Programs:
Kid Friendly:
On Site Amenities:
Eating Name/Capacity Hours Type of food
Picnic
Vending/
Snacks
Restaurant
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Trails/Hiking  
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Nearby Attractions:
towns:  9mi  Fountain, Lanesboro,  Carimona, Forestville, Whalana

Historical

Description

Contact

Address

Harmony Toy Museum  Specialty Museum   Details are on the way, but in the meantime, you can find addresses, descriptions, URLs and more at our sister site, www.stepintoplaces.com  

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Nearby Places to Stay:

Address
Contact
Camping/RV  
Hidden Valley Campground Rte 1, Box 56
Preston MI  55965
507 765-2467

Bed & Breakfast

 
Berwood Hill Inn RR 2 Box 22
Preston MN 55965
507 765-2391
Jailhouse Historic Inn 109 Houston Street
Preston MN 55965
507 765-2181
Habberstad House 706 Fillmore Avenue S
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-3560
Highland Country Inn RR 1 Box 47
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 875-2815
Mrs B's Historic Lanesboro Inn 101 Parkway Avenue
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-2154
O'Leary's B&B 707 Parkway Avenue S
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-3737
Scanlan House B&B 708 Parkway Avenue S
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-2158
Sleepy Nisse 701 Kenilworth Avenue S
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-2268
Whalahan's Cottage Highway 16
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-3576
Hotel/Motel Reserve rooms in Preston at Expedia Click Here For Bookings in Preston
Country Hearth Inn 809 Highway 52
Preston MN 55965
507 765-2533
Country Lodge Motel 525 Main Avenue N
Harmony MN 55939
507 886-2515
Green Gables Inn 303 Sheridan Street W
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-2936
Harmony Guest House 115 2nd Avenue SW
Harmony MN 55939
507 886-4331
Knotty Pine Cabin 607 Fillmore Avenue S
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-3779
Lanesboro Motel 303 Sheridan Street W
Lanesboro MN 55949
507 467-2936
Shady Rest Motel 710 North Broadway Street
Spring Valley MN 55975
507 346-2625
State Line Motel Jct Highway 52
Mabel  MN 55954
507 743-2275
Windswept Inn 207 North Mill Street
Rushford MN 55971
507 864-2545
Val A Lodge 150 Highway 30 W
Chatfield MN 55923
507 867-3066
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