Northfield, Minnesota

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Northfield, Minnesota, USA

Attractions in Northfield, Minnesota

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Historic District
    Downtown Northfield
    Although many of the buildings in the historic district of downtown Northfield have been adapted to accommodate current businesses, they have been adapted in such a way... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Carleton College Gallery 507-646-4469
    One North College Street, Northfield, MN 55057
    Located at the Carleton College
    The Carleton College art collection is composed of about 700 prints, nearly 650 contemporary photographs, and paintings, sculptures and other artifacts of intrinsic... more info  map

  • Flaten Art Museum 507-646-3248
    1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN 55057
    Located at St. Olaf College in the Dittmann Center
    Flaten Art Museum hosts exhibits of regional, national, and international significance. The extensive permanent collection includes traditional and contemporary... more info  map

  • Northfield Arts Guild Gallery, The 507-645-8877
    304 Division Street, Northfield, MN 55057
    The Arts Guild's exhibition gallery is located on the main floor of the Center for the Arts, in historic downtown Northfield. All exhibits are free and open to the... more info  map

  • Northfield Historical Museum 507-645-9268
    408 Division Street, Northfield, MN 55057
    Located at the site of the famous Northfield Bank robbery, this museum features rotating exhibits that have to do with Northfield area history and Jesse James lore. more info  map

  • Somers Studio and Gallery 507-645-5031
    9775 Dennison Boulevard South, Northfield, MN 55057
    Paintings by international award-winning artist Frederick D. Somers. Original art and reproductions, painting workshops. Modeled after typical rural Scandinavian... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Ames Park and Riverside Commons 507-645-3050
    This riverside park is located in the downtown historic district, and lends itself to leisurely strolls amidst the impressive, ornamental Nineteenth Century buildings of... more info  map

  • Babcock Park 507-645-3050
    South Highway 3, Northfield, MN 55057
    The twenty nine inviting acres of this park offers playgrounds, softball fields, picnic areas, facilities for playing horseshoes, a nature area, and more.  more info  map

  • Central Park 507-645-3050
    Fourth and Winona Streets
    Enjoy this peaceful gathering place, situated near downtown Northfield. Mature trees create a lovely canopy, as you relax on the park benches, or make use of the... more info  map

  • Odd Fellows Park 507-645-3050
    Forest Avenue, Northfield, MN 55057
    Located off State Highway 19
    This park offers twenty pleasant acres that include a playground, picnic shelter, pavilion, and a relaxing and enticing nature area.  more info  map

  • Riverside Lions Park 507-645-3050
    South Highway 3
    This park includes 21 acres along the scenic Cannon River. It offers a playground and sheltered picnic facility. The picnic shelter can be reserved for large gatherings. more info  map

  • Sechler Park 507-645-3050
    Armstrong Road
    A playground, sheltered picnic facilities, baseball, softball and soccer fields, nature area and trails, and a bike trail can all be found, on the grounds of this... more info  map


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