Historic Forestville
21899 County Road 118
Preston, MN 55965

Directions

Inside Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park. View directions.

Hours

Closed for the season until May 5, 2018.
 
Weekday group tours and school field trips available by reservation from April 23-June 15 and Sept. 4-Oct. 26, 2018. Call 507-765-2785.
 
May 5 - 25, 2018:
Sat 10 am-5 pm
 
May 26 - Sept 3, 2018:
Thur 10 am-5 pm
Fri 10 am-5 pm
Sat 10 am-5 pm
Sun Noon-5 pm
Mon Closed
Tue Closed
Wed Closed
 
Open Memorial Day and Labor Day, 10 am-5 pm
Open July 4, noon-4 pm
 
Sept and Oct 2018:
Sat only 10 am-5 pm
 

 

Admission

  • $8 adults
  • $6 seniors and college students
  • $6 children ages 5-17
  • Free for children age 4 and under and MNHS members.
 
State Park vehicle permit required.
 

Contact

507-765-2785

2018 Feb 16

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Plan a Visit

Located within Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park, visitors to Historic Forestville are guided through the Meighan family store, house, garden, barn and farm fields, where they meet a variety of costumed characters from 1899. Guided tours last 45 to 60 minutes. 

A state park vehicle permit is required to visit Historic Forestville. The Historic Forestville parking lot is located three quarters of a mile past the park office, just south of the river and historic site.

Visit the Minnesota Historical Society's calendar of events for upcoming seasonal activities at Historic Forestville.