Historic Forestville
21899 County Road 118
Preston, MN 55965


Inside Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park. View current detour.


May, September & October:
Sat 10-5
Memorial Day Weekend-Labor Day:
Thur-Sat 10-5
Sun noon-5

Open Memorial Day, July 4 and Labor Day, 10-5

Special events are held year round. Call for group tours.


$7 adults
$6 seniors and college students
$5 children ages 6-17
Free for children age 5 and under and MNHS members.
State Park vehicle permit required.



2014 Apr 16

Overcast | Wind From the SE at 17 MPH Gusting to 24 MPH
updated: 7:57 wunderground.com

19th Century Homestead Day Camp


Go on a journey of exploration and discovery back to the Forestville of 1899 in this one day camp. Participate in a range of creative, hands-on activities inspired by the Meighen home, general store and farming operations; its collections and research. This camp focuses on history and 19th century daily life. For children 8–12 years. A minimum of 8 campers is required.

Registration Form

For upcoming dates please visit our calendar of events.