- Our list of the best things to do in Albert Lea, Minnesota, features the top 20 nearby activities — including 10 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Albert Lea, MN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, Amusement, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 8 things to do within the city of Albert Lea, MN , followed by 12 popular activities in nearby cities, including Austin
Featuring a statue of Princess Owatonna, Mineral Springs Park is home to a mineral water spring and a waterfall. The park includes picnic areas, walking trails, horseshoe and sand volleyball courts as well as a playground.
Rice Lake State Park is a state park of Minnesota. The park surrounds Rice Lake which attracts waterfowl during migrations because of its shallow waters and marshy edges. The highlights of the park are birdwatching, canoeing, and nature observation.
Lime Creek Nature Center is a lovely holiday spot for nature lovers. There are facilities for trails, animal and bird-watching. Kids will enjoy their time here. The place is run by the county and is open almost everyday.
At Kinney Pioneer Museum, visitors can get an inside glimpse of what life was like for the early settlers of the region. The museum features artifacts from the first pioneers on display, and hosts community cookouts.
Kevan Paul's Guide Service offers hard and soft water fishing in the Midwest. They target lakes such as Clear Lake, Spirit Lake, East & West Okoboji Iowa and are accomplished tournament fisherman on these bodies of water.
A nonprofit theater sponsored by the Bertha Stebens Foundation, the Stebens Chidren's Theatre offers a variety of classes in drama and stagecraft for children of all ages. The theater also stages a variety of productions throughout the year.