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John H Stevens House Museum

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Historic stop in the park

Easy walk from Minnehaha Falls. Pay parking. Informational plaque outside house about John Stevens... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2018
Chicago, Illinois
Part of Minneapolis History and Easy to Access

July 28, 2017 - A quick blue lite rail ride from downtown Minneapolis, we visited Minnehaha Park... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2017
Baltimore, Maryland
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11 Oct 2018
“Historic stop in the park”
13 Aug 2017
“Part of Minneapolis History and Easy to Access”
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4901 Minnehaha Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55417
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Easy walk from Minnehaha Falls. Pay parking. Informational plaque outside house about John Stevens. No tours available on the day we visited.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank K I
Reviewed August 13, 2017

July 28, 2017 - A quick blue lite rail ride from downtown Minneapolis, we visited Minnehaha Park and right at the entrance is the Stevens House. Over 134 years, the house has been moved four times and finally is at this picturesque location. There is...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 30, 2017

Unfortunately the house was not open for tours so we walked around the grounds and read the state and city history plaques. This would be a nice place to sit and eat your lunch on a warmer day.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank PBTravelstheWorld
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

It's so close to the falls park you should walk over to see it. It's on the way to dairy Queen. Nice old house.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank PTycz
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Located in Minnehaha Park, it's a pretty landmark to see and the flower garden on the hill behind is quite beautiful and serene.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank rachelc55406
Reviewed August 9, 2015

We found a statue of Colonel John Harrington Stevens and his house while visiting Minnehaha Park. The house was closed for tours when we arrived so we just walked around the exterior grounds. The gentleman was important since he was the first settler in the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank NeoWasHere
Reviewed October 2, 2014

I first heard of John Stevens on a show called Lost Twin Cities. He used to have tons of wild animals roaming the Minnehaha creek and falls area. The house is historical and where he used to live. I can remember when I was a...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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