235 33rd Ave S, St Cloud Minnesota 56301
The center contains the county historical museum, an archives and research center and 8 miles of marked nature trails with interpretive stations. Museum exhibits include outdoor scenes, a log barn with antique farm equipment, American Indian artifacts and lodges, a mock stone quarry and changing displays. Open Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday noon-4pm; closed holidays.
Other History nearby:
(Cold Spring) Assumption Chapel
(Little Falls) Camp Ripley Museum
(Little Falls) Charles A Weyerhauser Memorial Museum
(Litchfield) GAR Hall and Meeker County Museum
(Little Falls) Minnesota Military Museum
(Annandale) Minnesota Pioneer Park
12/07 Coming to The St Cloud area
Minnesota Alpaca Festival Owatonna MN April13-14 The halter show has over 500 alpacas in the most astonishing array of colors. Award winning fleece will be on display throughout the weekend! This is also a shopping extravaganza.
Scott-Carver Thresher's Annual Swap Meet Jordan MN May4-5 Antique car, tractor, farm equipment and machinery for consignment and auction.
Shepherd's Harvest Sheep and Wool Festival Lake Elmo MN May10-12 Shepherd’s Harvest Festival is an opportunity for rural and urban people to meet and share information about sheep and sheep products and other fiber-producing animals.
Rhubarb Days Osceola WI June7-8 Enjoy rhubarb at Mill Pond Park in Osceola.
Tater Daze Brooklyn Park MN June13-16 Brooklyn Park Tater Daze is a unique festival where residents pay homage to the humble potato. Early settlers discovered that potatoes flourished in the flat, sandy soil of the area.
Henderson Sauerkraut Days Henderson MN June28-30 Activities include a Car Cruise, Tractor Ride, Kiddie Parade, Car Show, Softball Tourney, Miss Henderson Coronation, Mini Rods, Live Music Outdoors, Cabbage Toss, World Champion Kraut Eating Contest.