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Nobles County Pioneer Village

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Hopefully we didn’t spoil the fun!

My 4 year old son climbed on this awesome caboose and after he came down a guy came over and yelled... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
Racing car tour trip

Amazing and well taken care of displays. Variety and covered the early days. The school house was... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Jackson Hole, Wyoming
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
22 Aug 2018
“Hopefully we didn’t spoil the fun!”
29 Jun 2018
“Racing car tour trip”
Step back in time and into Minnesota's largest historic village. On your self-guided tour of our 30+ buildings, you will experience the trials and tribulations of America's westward expansion into the prairie. From our historic farm site to our...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1600 Stower Drive, Worthington, MN 56187
+1 507-376-4431
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

My 4 year old son climbed on this awesome caboose and after he came down a guy came over and yelled at him and said they were gunna put something up so people couldn’t climb up there anymore (sorry if we ruined the fun). Later...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing and well taken care of displays. Variety and covered the early days. The school house was superior and all buildings. Spent hours there and loved seeing items I remember or still own from my family.

1  Thank mariaalyceclark
Reviewed 18 June 2018

It is so interesting to go back in time to the 1800's to early 1900's. You can walk through all the buildings. Is open Monday-Saturday 10:00 am-5:00 pm and Sunday 1:00 pm-5:00 pm. What makes it so much fun-it is a self guided tour and...More

Thank Jacoba N
Reviewed 13 July 2017

You can tour on your own all the buildings and take as long as you like to see history. Great on the 4th. Used for weddings, wedding receptions, school reunions, family reunions. Free of charge during the Nobles County Fair.

Thank NancyH2586
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The Pioneer Village was very interesting. The need for maintenance and better organization hurt what could be a star attraction. Set up like a old time town it has great potential.

2  Thank wstegeman
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Visited Pioneer Village a few weeks ago. Lots of great buildings filled with history, however, I was with an 85 year old mom who has limited mobility in her legs and prefers a wheelchair. The park attempted easy of getting around with a boardwalk, but...More

3  Thank Blondiebdc
Reviewed 2 April 2015

This display of antique buildings and merchandise inside each building is unique to Nobles County Minnesota. Visitors come from long distances just to walk at their own pace through as many building and exhibits as their time allows on their trip. Worth the low cost...More

1  Thank Eugene F
Reviewed 21 June 2014

Such a cool and fun place to explore and learn about history. My family has been here three times and always have a good time.

Thank Squegee01
Reviewed 15 April 2014

There was not much going on there. I would go there again when there is something going on, I hear Christmas time there is nice displays.

Thank rhina g
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I attended a friends wedding reception held in the community barn. it was AWESOME! Modern day barn dance theme blew me away.

1  Thank julief388
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