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Address: 17469 State Highway 18, Brainerd, MN 56401-5482
Phone Number: (218) 764-2524

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A very interesting place to visit.

This attraction has many things to see mostly from the past, and then there is Old Paul Bunyon and Babe the Blue OX. All on one grounds. I really liked the Print Shop as I have... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed April 12, 2015
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2016

There isn't much to do in Brainerd but This Old Farm has Paul and his Blue Ox Babe. Paul talks to the kids and the rides are fun. And during the Halloween season they have a haunted trail that will make you pee your pants ESPECIALLY if you have seen the movie Joy Ride.

Thank Debbie L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2015

This attraction has many things to see mostly from the past, and then there is Old Paul Bunyon and Babe the Blue OX. All on one grounds. I really liked the Print Shop as I have been interested in Letterpress printing for many years.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2012

Paul Bunyan Center is an absolute blast. My daughter enjoys it and she's 15 years old. (we've been going there every August for the last four years) Talking with Paul is a great experience although my young niece was quite freaked out by it and took a wide berth to avoid visiting with him. There are a few rides and... More 

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Baxter, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2012

Paul Bunyan does a good job of remembering people's names when they walk by. It's a nice simple place to spend a day and let younger kids burn some energy. Good old-fashioned, small town carnival fun.

Thank Lisa P

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