Sauk Centre • Central MN

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• Field Trips for students

• Destinations for active adults

• Can support education standards

• Group-friendly hotels

Sample Itineraries

Sauk Centre is home to the first American to win the Nobel Prize for literature, Sinclair Lewis. Visit the FREE Sinclair Lewis Interpretive Museum and tour his boyhood home. This is the area that inspired Lewis to write his famous novel “MAIN STREET”, modeled after our Main Street. Sauk Center also offers reading, writing, history, garden and ghost tours (Palmer House).

We have even created a field trip itinerary for students and active adults called “REINDEER, LLAMAS AND COWS, OH MY!”  You can also print out the following list of destinations & events from the Sauk Centre carousel in the Download Center.

Sauk Centre destinations & events for educational and recreational field trips:
–    Sinclair Lewis Boyhood Home
–    Sinclair Lewis Interpretive Center & Museum
–    Lake Wobegon Trail & the Caramel Apple Ride (an annual event)
–    Sauk Centre Historical Society & Bryant Library
–    Settler Stockade Marker
–    Palmer House • 2nd in MN to have electricity
–    Stearns County Fair
–    Cemetery where Sinclair Lewis is buried
–    Viking Altar Rock – possible evidence of Viking exploration
–    Frisbee Golf Course
–    Hockey Arena

Destinations & Events in the Sauk Centre/Central MN area”
– Max Bats – Brooten
– Redhead Creamery – Brooten
– Leatherwood Vinegary
– Tutti Fruitti Market Farm & Petting Zoo
– Beste’s Sporting Clays
– Hemker Zoo – Freeport
– Erickson’s Petting Zoo – Osakis
– Panther Distillery Production Tour – Osakis
– Cold Spring Brewery – Cold Spring
– Taste of Heaven (t-shirt printing operation)

TRAVEL SERVICES: Sauk Centre CVB will help you prepare your trip or itinerary, set up group meals, and even help you prepare for hotel accommodations for any overnight in the Sauk Centre area. Download the full list of field trips and educational experiences in the Sauk Centre area.

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Contact Information

Sauk Centre Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

1220 Main Street South
Sauk Centre, MN  56389

Contact: Ann Carlon

855-444-SAUK (7285)