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Pipestone Historic District

Pipestone, MN
+1 507-825-2563
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Calumet bar and charlie the ghost

I love old places like this, the building is one of a kind, old and antique, with a great history... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bonney Lake, Washington
Pipestone road trip

Loved this town! The buildings are stunning and everyone was very friendly. The historic museum has... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
Andrea B
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Downtown area featuring distinctively-designed buildings made of indigenous stone.
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2 weeks ago
“Calumet bar and charlie the ghost”
23 Nov 2016
“Pipestone road trip”
Pipestone, MN
+1 507-825-2563
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love old places like this, the building is one of a kind, old and antique, with a great history which includes a ghost named Charlie. Visit the museums in town and they will be happy to fill you in on the history of the...More

Thank memyself2015
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Loved this town! The buildings are stunning and everyone was very friendly. The historic museum has a walking tour booklet as well

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

The city was beautiful, but not vibrant. We enjoyed our tour of the history center. It is somewhat small, but for $3 a person we felt they did a very nice job conveying the local history. The drive there Was nice as were the people...More

Thank Dee B
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Pipestone was a very prosperous town in the 1890s, and the historic district shows it in some amazing and beautiful stone buildings. Many have historic plaques that help interpret them, but I wanted a brochure to put it all together--how did they make so much...More

Thank TallyLassy850
Reviewed 14 July 2015

The museum is a great place to start your visit of Pipestone. The museum is located at 113 South Hiawatha Ave. in the center of the historic downtown. It is housed in Pipestone's old City Hall. Built in 1896, the building housed City offices, the...More

2  Thank Davis K
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Start your tour with the movie at the visitors center to gain a better perspective of what you will see. Many great displays and dioramas set the tone. The trail is easy and enyoable.

Thank Sharkhunter2010
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Enjoyed driving around Pipestone's historic district. Especially enjoyed their City Hall -- red brick -- think it might be pipestone.

Thank Ronald G
Reviewed 24 June 2014

They just don't make buildings like this any more. It's great to see that they are being preserved and not torn down. Check out the Ghost Walk

1  Thank Jean W
Reviewed 10 September 2013

They just don't make buildings like this anymore. Check out the gargoyles they are fun to see. Don't forget to stop into the Calumet for something to eat or drink after your tour.

1  Thank Lsweets2013
Reviewed 6 August 2012

It's like taking a time machine back to the turn of the century. If you are at all interested in history you have to find the Museum just off Main Street on HIawatha and take a look. You can get the background you need to...More

2  Thank judym55555
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