- Our list of the best things to do in Owatonna, Minnesota, features the top 13 nearby activities — including 4 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Owatonna, MN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, Amusement, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Owatonna, MN , followed by 2 popular activities in nearby cities, including Northfield
67% 15 votes
East Avenue & Levee Road, Red Wing, MN 55066 MoreLess Info
With its 55 foot-long ship which can transport up to 37 passengers, the Rusty's Red Wing River Rides offers its clients all sorts of river tours, including special ones in which weddings can be officiated.
The LeDuc Historic Estate features a Gothic Revival mansion, outbuildings , and historic grounds. Built in 1865, the house is on the National Register of Historic Places. The estate hosts special events and is open for guided tours.
100% 18 votes
443 West Third Street, Red Wing, MN 55066 MoreLess Info
The Sheldon Theatre of Performing Arts hosts musicals, ballets, and country music concerts for attendees to enjoy. This location also offers performance lessons through its Sheldon School of Performing Arts segment.
Offering year round entertainment, the Sheldon Theatre produces classic musicals, plays, dance recitals, and specialty live music concerts. The building which houses the theater is historic in its own right as it was built in 1904 and is the country's first city-owned theater.
The Red Wing Shoe Store & Museum offers its visitors self-guided tours, with the main point of interest being the Biggest Shoe in the World. Besides the exhibits depicting the history of the company, there is also a retail store on the premises.
96% 27 votes
12600 Nicollet Avenue, Burnsville, MN MoreLess Info
The Burnsville Performing Arts Center hosts cultural events, comedies, dramas, and musical acts from national touring artists and local organizations. It features a 150 seat black box theater, 1,014 seat theater with a proscenium stage, a 2,000-square-foot art gallery, meeting rooms and a two-story lobby.
With several community ice skating programs available, Hastings Civic Ice Arena offers visitors an indoor ice rink for recreational skating. Visitors can skate during one of the public skate sessions or watch a local hockey league game.