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Park Hill School - Finland, MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 47° 24.105 W 091° 11.824
15T E 636036 N 5251386
Quick Description: This one room school has been placed at the Finland Heritage Site so today’s visitors can get a glimpse into the history of this area.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 12/6/2014 5:32:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMN17Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing
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Long Description:
This one room school has been placed at the Finland Heritage Site so today’s visitors can get a glimpse into the history of this area. The school served as the local education facility from 1917 to 1928 not far from its present location, and then was moved into town where it became the town hall and then a gathering place for teens. In 1977 it housed a Scandinavian gift shop before being donated to the historical society in 2005 and moved to its present location the following year.
Original or Re-creation?: Original

Year the school first opened.: 9/1/1917

Year the school closed.: 5/1/1928

Is the schoolhouse still open as a school?: no

Address:
Finland Heritage Site
Hwy 6
Finland, MN USA


Web Address (if available): [Web Link]

Does the school offer 19th century classroom reenactments or day camps?: yes

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