Ottawa Historic District Tour 

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Ottawa Historic District Tour

Ottawa, MN 56058

65 mi S. of the Twin Cities on Hwy 169 to Le Sueur. Take CR 36 S of Le Sueur to CR 23 (Ottawa Road). 17 mi N of Mankato on Hwy 169 to Hwy 99 out of St. Peter. Go L on CR 23 to Le Sueur. On the Minnesota River Valley, Scenic Byway

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A walking or driving self-guided tour of the village of Ottawa as it would have looked in its growth years of 1860's - 1890's. Included are the seven locally quarried stone buildings on the National Register of Historic Places. They stand like markers of the birth, life and passing on of the town and were listed on Minnesota's Ten Most Endangered Historic Places list in 1998. Contact the Le Sueur County Historical Society for a map of sites, (507) 267-4091.


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