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Governor's Residence

1006 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55105
651-297-2161
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Ranked #55 of 63 attractions in Saint Paul
Description: Governor's mansion.
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Saint Paul Minnesota
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

This is an elegant house on Summit Avenue, surrounded by an iron security fence. Someone donated it to the State of Minnesota, for use as the Governor's Mansion. Several years ago, the Governor at the time allowed trick or treating for a few hours, but that's as close as I've come to entering the house. If you drive along Summit... More

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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the mansion a portion of the house was open for tours. Your tour has to be prearranged ahead of time, via e-mail and there are VERY limited dates and times. The 20 min tour is free but a $5 donation is requested, and in exchange you get a really nice and informative little... More

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