Minnesota's National Parks

Explore the Park Sites of the North Star State


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The Land of 10,000 Lakes is also home to a handful of stunning National Parks – together welcoming over 800,000 visitors each year. Minnesota's national parks offer a plethora of recreational activity, and some American history to boot.

Discover the stunning red pipestone and sacred grounds of Pipestone National Monument in southwestern Minnesota, or head for the northern shore of Lake Superior to explore the Grand Portage Heritage Center at Grand Portage National Monument.

The 200,000-acre Voyageurs National Park is known for kayaking, hiking, historic sites, and gorgeous overlooks on the Kabetogama Peninsula. And to get a taste of city life mixed with outdoor fun, explore the Mississippi National River & Recreation Area in the Twin Cities area.