Best National Monuments Near MinnesotaExperience the history and wonder of the country, and the state of Minnesota, at these nearby National Monuments and Landmarks.
Minn. National Parks Drew 600K Visitors In 2012 A new National Park Service report says Minnesota's national parklands drew over 600,000 visitors who spent over $34 million and supported over 500 jobs in the state in 2012.
Statewide Scavenger Hunt Already Has Three Winners Minnesota's new statewide winter scavenger hunt is off to a quick start. Explore Minnesota is showcasing 10 destinations throughout the state where people can enjoy some winter fun.They range from Lutsen and Grand Portage in the Northeast corner of the state to Pipestone National Monument in the Southwest corner.
Another Reason To Brave Minn. Cold: Statewide Scavenger HuntWhen the snow falls and the temperature drops, we all grumble a bit. But as a whole, Minnesotans embrace the winter weather, and now there's a statewide scavenger hunt to encourage it.
Wander Minnesota: Pipestone National MonumentMinnesota has two equally beautiful, but distinctly different National Monuments, located at complete opposite ends of the state.