Tu, W, F 10AM-4PM
Walking tours of Village Tu-Su $1:30PM
Village of Yesteryear is open May 1st through September 30
Group tours of over 20 people by appointment any time.
No limit on size of group
Admission rates per person
History Center OR Village of Yesteryear
$3.00/Ages 7 -13
Free - 6 & under
Free 6 & under
Groups of 20 or more - $4.00/each
Steele County Historical Society & Village of Yesteryear. Tourism, Genealogy research
Minimum tour length 1 hour to 1 and half hour
Motor coach parking
7 Buildings are handicapped accessible
History Center available for event rental
Extravaganza is the Sunday after the 4th of July each year with food, entertainment, family fun, old time crafts
Christmas in the Village is the first weekend in December, food, sleigh rides, family fun
Pioneer Village with 14 Structures including 1868 Victorian Mansion, school, log cabins, church, caboose, depot, and themed museums.
Massive artifact collection
Our Chamber has approximately 530 members that invest their resources, employee volunteerism and confidence in the Owatonna Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism and the business community.