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Sculpture Park, Wow !!!

Very inner located park, not setup by a professional. But the creativity and thought process behind... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Qusai H

I stumbled upon this park quite a few years ago and have returned several times! It's SO unique and... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2018
Nancy R
Cable, Wisconsin
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
29836 St Croix Trail, Croix Trail, Shafer, MN 55074-9743
+1 651-257-6668
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Very inner located park, not setup by a professional. But the creativity and thought process behind its a worth a visit. 43 Acre of land some really amazing sculpture especially the half car and half plane was outstanding with many others to mention. Above 100...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Qusai H
Reviewed September 15, 2018

I stumbled upon this park quite a few years ago and have returned several times! It's SO unique and fun! I never knew there was anything like this right in "our back yard!". Kids, as well as adults will enjoy seeing the sculptures! Any donations...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

I am not an artist, but I can appreciate the creativity and originality necessary to make art. Understanding that not all art projects are home runs, there are some pieces here from artists from all over the nation and the world, that show a wide...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We were on a road trip and happened to drive by. Since it was free to stop and walk through, we did. There are a ton of cool and questionable sculptures here. Beautiful work and super cool, random site to see! Would recommend a jaunt...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

This place had plenty to look at. It really makes you think and the pieces can even be left up to interpretation. There are some pieces that kids can climb up on and there is a little playground area with swings. Both of my kids...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing place! It’s a huge free sculpture park that you can walk around and see. There are so many to see and lots of them you can climb on. Also the wildflowers and butterflies were lovely.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Abhenn
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We visited Franconia Sculpture Park today. An easy drive from Twin Cities. It is a very interesting place on a very large piece of land. Some of the sculptures are quirky, but it was a lot of fun to see the wide variety on display....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Fun and interesting and totally chill! Amazing art for free and a beautiful backdrop to wander through. Definitely worth a stop!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

This visit was with my husband and I and our two girls ages 10 and 12. There is a lot of sculptures here ! A lot of them are very large. And a number of then you can actually play on ! I think the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

Interesting place to visit if you are into quirky art. I did not get much out of the various sculptures even after reading the blurbs that went with the work. There was one that was meant to honor the tsunami victims of Japan in 2011(?)...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from Nancy D | Reviewed this property |
You've heard of two nice places. There is also the Summit Inn B & B in Center City, the Country B & B in Shafer, and if you want a hotel with pool, there is the GrandStay Hotel in Chisago City.