Owatonna • SE MN

Owatonna New Logo with heart

• Community with Field Trips

• Multiple Educational & Recreational Activities & Events

• Numerous Field Trip & Student Travel Destinations

• Many support MN Education Standards

• Numerous Group-Friendly Hotels for Student Travel Overnights

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Group Tour & Field Trip Planning

Tour guide services are available for tour buses, field trips, and large groups when reservations are made in advance of a visit. Group Tours are available for the following attractions:

Historic Walking Tour
National Farmers’ Bank
Orphanage Museum
Owatonna Arts Center
Reptile & Amphibian Discovery Zoo
Steele County History Center
Village of Yesteryear
Northrop House Tour & Etiquette Tea
Step Back In Time Tour

  • Spend a full day with your group on the Step Back in Time tour. Your tour will feature the Orphanage Museum, Village of Yesteryear, Steele County History Center, and National Farmers’ Bank. Morning or afternoon coffee/snack and lunch is included in this complete package. One call (800.423.6466), one price ($37/person).

Additional activities & attractions:
Great Serengeti Indoor Water Park
River Springs Outdoor Water Park
Spare Time Entertainment (Laser Tag, Bowling, & Arcade)
Rice Lake State Park
Leo Rudolph Nature Reserve
Kaplan’s Woods
Ultra Outlets of Medford
Little Theatre of Owatonna
Historic Downtown Owatonna

Camp Pillsbury

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Call 800.423.6466 today to book your next group tour!

After your tour, stop by other group-friendly businesses like Russell Stover Chocolates, the candy counter at Costas’ Candies and Restaurant, and the new fiber arts store, Straight River Rug Hooking and Fiber Arts. Check out our dining guide for restaurants that can accommodate large groups*.

Upon request we provide free welcome bags for your group. The bags include our visitor’s guide, attraction brochures, area coupons, maps, and an Owatonna pen and post-it.

With so much to see and do it’s hard to take in everything Owatonna has in just one day. We are happy to reach out to local lodging properties to secure room blocks for your group.

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Contact Information

Owatonna Chamber & Tourism

320 Hoffman Drive
Owatonna, MN  55060

Contact: Karen Pehrson