Finnish Homestead – Finland, MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 47° 24.124 W 091° 11.835
15T E 636021 N 5251421
Quick Description: The Finland Minnesota Historical Society established the Heritage Site in 1986 and acquired the 40 acre John Pine Homestead.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 12/6/2014 7:53:24 AM
Waymark Code: WMN199
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
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Long Description:
The Finland Minnesota Historical Society established the Heritage Site in 1986 and acquired the 40 acre John Pine Homestead. Designed to give honor the Finnish pioneers who settled this town, the homestead now boasts such buildings as the visitor center (1st Forestry Building, dated 1927), John Petaja home (1906), the original Park Hill school, blacksmith shop, Alex Rouska sauna, and the Suomi museum. The house and school contain period furnishings.
Link to the Homestead: [Web Link]

Structure Type: Log Cabin

History if no Link: Not listed

Additional Parking or Point of Interest: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
A clear picture of the Homestead,Marker or Plaque taken by you. And if you like a picture of you and GPS at the marker.
No Copyrighted images please.
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