Dakota County Historical Society
To preserve, interpret and promote the history of Dakota County.

 

Learn more about these other Historic Sites in Dakota County.

Location: 718 Vermillion StreetThe Howes-Graus House, a stately residence with a high tower, decorative window brackets and intact porches, was built in 1868. It is noteworthy because of its...
Location: Intersection of Chicago Northwestern Railroad crossing and Central AvenueThis was the village of the Kaposia band of the Mdewakanton Sioux, from which came Chief Little Crow V or...
Location: Intersection of County Road 42 & Pilot Knob RoadApple Valley, formerly known as Lebanon Township, is home to the Lebanon Cemetery. Many early settlers are buried in the cemetery, which...
Location: 1629 Vermillion Street in Hastings, Minnesota“A Cottage in the Rhine Style” is how Andrew Jackson Downing described his design for J. T. Headley’s Hudson highland rural home in his 1842...
Location: 309 W. Seventh StreetA. W. MacDonald built this white Greek revival house in the old town site of Nininger northwest of Hastings in 1857. MacDonald, a staff member of the Scientific...

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