Area Attractions

Places you absolutely must see and experience in & near Wabasha, Minnesota.

  • The Mississippi River-Watch the barges & boats on the main channel and explore the scenic backwaters by canoe or kayak!
  • The National Eagle Center - Meet live bald and golden eagles up close!
  • Stop at Wind Whisper West and see Richard's beautiful Japanese wedding kimonos. Consider taking one of these pieces of fine art home with you!
  • The Wabasha County Historical Museum - For a comprehensive history of the area, this is the place to be. Learn how the Mississippi River and the river communities have changed over the years, learn about riverboat life, how buttons were manufactured from clamshells, and so much more!
  • L.A.R.K. Toys - Be a kid again! Buy toys, eat ice cream, and ride the carousel.
  • SVJ Creative Designs - Decorate your garden or yard with elegant or fun concrete statuary - from birdbaths to gargoyles - there is something there for everyone!
  • The Cabbage Patch Garden Center - A large selection of annuals & perennials and an abundance of knowledge on what to do with them! If you like your flowers already grown, cut & creatively arranged - stop next door at the Blossom Shop where you will also find a good selection of carefully chosen antiques.
  • The Bluffs at Coffee Mill Golf Course - 18 holes with breathtaking views from both the clubhouse and along the course. Check out the pro shop, dine at the Chippewa Grille, and watch your favorite team on their big screen TVs!
  • Coffee Mill Ski & Snowboard - Extra long slopes and three terrain parks. A quality ski & snowboard experience.
  • "Under the Bridge" - FREE Summer concerts - every Friday night at 7pm.
  • There are parks for every kind of activity. My favorite is Beach Park. Go on....dip your toes in the water!!!
  • If you are interested in a afternoon car tour or an afternoon of hiking - we can send you in the right direction!
  • Stroll through our downtown - it's not big, but the shops you will find there are unusual, sometimes eclectic, and always classy.
  • Our restaurants are superb!! Breakfast, lunch or dinner - we have a restaurant for you.
  • In the evening, as the sun is setting, take a walk along the river, reflect upon the wonderful experiences and people that you met, and realize, as everyone eventually does, that you can't wait to come back!!