Historic Forestville

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  • $8 adults, $6 seniors, veterans/active military, and college students, $6 ages 5-17, free age 4 and under and MNHS members
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Open

    • May 5, 2018 - October 27, 2018

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  • Inside Forestville/Mystery Cave Park. 21899 Co. 118, between Preston and Spring Valley. State Park vehicle permit required. Parking lot is accessible only from south entrance. GPS: 43.6414,-92.2149

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  • Open Saturdays 10 am-5 pm in May. Open Thursday-Saturday 10 am-5 pm and Sundays May 26-Sept. 3.

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  • Accessible to Disabled
  • Can Accommodate Groups of 45 or more

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  1. By the Light of the Lantern

    21899 County Road 118
    Preston, MN 55965
    Call: (507) 765-2785

    Experience Historic Forestville at dusk when the residents are going about their evening business and repose. Visitors can explore the site as farm laborers interact and unwind in the barn, ladies of the house discuss such important topics as voting rights, medicines are compounded in the general store, and Thomas Meighen finishes points of business in his office at the end of the day. Live music will be played throughout the evening.

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