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Jackpot Junction Casino

Jackpot Junction Casino

When it comes to play time, theres only one place to go, Jackpot Junction Casino.  Settle in for exciting casino action, take in a nightclub show, or catch a national headline act at our amphitheater. Enjoy a delicious meal in one of our three restaurants, or a cocktail in one of our four bars. Play Dacotah Ridge, our Rees Jones-designed championship golf course while your children play at our New Horizon Kids Quest child care facility.

The Asteria Inn is conveniently located nearby and the Casino provides free shuttle service for its guests to and from the Casino.

 

Alexander Ramsey Park

Alexander Ramsey Park

Redwood Falls is a popular destination due in part to beautiful Alexander Ramsey Park.  Termed as “The Little Yellowstone of Minnesota”, it spans 217 acres making it the largest municipal park in Minnesota.  Located along the Minnesota River Valley, the vast features of the park contain campground facilities, four miles of paved hiking trails, DNR trout stream, picturesque Ramsey Falls, scenic overlooks, and a zoo with bison and elk.

 

 

Gilfillan Farm Estate

Gilfillan Farm Estate

Located on Highway 67 between Redwood Falls and Morgan, this beautiful farm is rich with culture and history.  It has beautiful yards and a flower garden that produces a warm welcome.  A guided tour of the house includes its original furnishings, summer kitchen, antique farm machines and farm buildings.

Open weekends June – Labor Day 1:00 – 4:30pm.  Admission

 

Lower Sioux Agency Historic Site

Lower Sioux Agency Historic Site

Walk on the trails and visit the interpretive center of the Lower Sioux Agency.  Learn the stories of the people who lived and worked here, the history of life and early settlement on the Minnesota River.  Explore the exhibit of the Dakota story before, during and after the war.  The site presents the story of the Dakota Indians in Minnesota.  One original building remains, with indoor exhibits, video and outdoor trails.  Restored prairie and a small butterfly garden are popular with visitors.  If Native American history intrigues you, this is the place to be.

 

Redwood County Museum

Redwood County Museum

Located just west of Redwood Falls on Highway #19.  Formerly a Poor Farm, it contains 30 rooms displaying local history, period furnishings, an old time school house and antique machinery.

The museum is open on weekends Memorial Day through Labor Day from 1:00 to 4:00 pm or other days by appointment.

 

Birch Coulee Battlefield State Historic Site

Birch Coulee Battlefield State Historic Site

Two Miles North of Morton on US Hwy 71 then east on Renville County Road #2.
On September 22, 1862 an advance party of 150 soldiers was surprised and attacked at this site by the Dakota during the U.S./Dakota Conflict of 1862. The battle went on for 36 hours with heavy casualties. Reinforcements finally arrived from Fort Ridgely and ended the battle.

 

Schwandt Memorial

Schwandt Memorial

Located on Renville Co. 15 south of Sacred Heart
Erected in 1915 in memory of Johan and Christian Schwandt killed in the U.S./Dakota Conflict of 1862. One of their daughters escaped with the help of a Dakota friend.

 

Joseph R. Brown State Wayside

Joseph R. Brown State Wayside

Located on Renville Co. 15, south of Sacred Heart, The Joseph R. Brown State Wayside Rest displays the granite ruins of Brown’s home from 1862. Destroyed during the U.S./Dakota Conflict of 1862, the three story home was a mansion compared to normal pioneer homes. Brown’s family was spared because of his wife’s Native American heritage. Brown was a politician, inventor, publisher and Indian Agent.

 

Rudi Memorial

Rudi Memorial

Located on Renville Co. 15 South of Sacred Heart, the memorial is a original dovetailed log cabin built in 1868 by an early settler of the area. Today the cabin houses relics including photos, household articles and tools.

 

Birthplace of Sears

Birthplace of Sears

North Redwood Co. Hwy. 101.
Richard Sears sold his first watch from this site, marking the beginning of the Sears and Roebuck Company.  Sears is also popular for supplying furniture and appliances to the Extreme Makover TV show. Sears is a respected brand and household name.

 

City of Belview (Belview Depot Museum)

City of Belview (Belview Depot Museum)

Belview
Located in town are the new Rainbow Square, restored and registered Odeon Hall, Gimmestad Land Office, Depot Museum and School House.

 

National Scenic Byway

National Scenic Byway

Located along the meandering Minnesota River, the Minnesota River Valley National Scenic Byway is a destination in itself.

  • Breathe as you paddle through the quiet Minnesota River
  • Touch 3.8 billion year old granite outcrops
  • Walk through lush prairie grasses
  • Picnic at state and local parks along the valley
  • Hear vivid stories of prairie life

Close your eyes and imagine becoming an explorer for a day. Relax in the tranquility of Big Bluestem prairie grasses. Watch for Dakota skipper butterflies among purple cornflowers. Scan the expansive blue sky for bald eagles or wait quietly at the river’s edge to catch a glimpse of a deer at sunset.

 

Casino Shuttle Daily

 

Select Inn Hotel of Redwood Falls: Jackpot Junction Casino offers free shuttle service, to and from the hotel, for guests visiting to Redwood Falls, MN

 

Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum

Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum

Museum Hours of Operation

March 1 – November 15: Monday thru Saturday 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sunday 12:30PM to 5:30PM
June, July, August: Open Daily to 5:30PM Closed Easter Sunday

Admission

Children Under 6 – FREE
Children 6 to 17 – $4.00
Adults 18 & Over – $8.00
Seniors 65 & Over – &6.00

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