©2018 Washington County Historical Society | Stillwater, Minnesota

SUnday, October 6
Noon-5pm | $25

Ticket sales begin at 11:30aM
In front of the Warden's House (602 N. Main St., Stillwater)


About the Tour

Once a year a selection of distinguished properties, including private homes and bed & breakfasts, open their doors for the Stillwater Historic Homes Tour.  Peek inside grand homes and revel in the elegance of Victorian architecture, details, and ambiance. This event directly supports the Washington County Historical Society.  

The Homes

Warden's House
Built in 1853 

House Sponsored By:
Schwantes Heating and Air Conditioning

Main Street Hideaway
Built in 1870s

House Sponsored By:

The Mad Capper

Just for me Log Cabin
Built in 1872

House Sponsored By:

Johnny's TV

Sauntry Mansion
Built in 1881

House Sponsored By:

Rose Floral

The Alhambra
Built in 1902

House Sponsored By:


ArtReach Alliance
Built in 1858

House Sponsored By:

Dock Cafe

The Glock House
Built in 1899

House Sponsored By:

Lisa Lee - Coldwell Banker

Historic Court House
Built in 1867 

House Sponsored By:

Valley Bookseller

Just for me Cottage
Built in 1882

House Sponsored By:

Tilted Tiki

Just for me Retreat
Built in 1862

House Sponsored By:
Len's Family Foods


Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to visit the homes in a specific order?

Homes may be visited in any order. A ticket is required for each person and allows you to enter each property once. 

How do I purchase tickets?
Tickets are available beginning at 11:30AM in front of the Warden's House Museum (602 N Main St, Stillwater, MN 55082). All sales are final. 

Where do I pick up my will call tickets?
Will call tickets can be picked up beginning at 11AM in front of the Warden's House Museum (602 N Main St, Stillwater, MN 55082)


Should I remove my shoes when entering the homes?
Blue booties are provided for you to slip over your shoes. You can also remove your shoes before entering if you prefer. 


Can I take Pictures?
Photography is welcome outside of the homes, please no interior pictures.


Are restrooms available?
Public restrooms are marked on the map. Please do not use the bathroom in the homes.


Is it okay to bring my coffee/water/beverage of choice? 
Enjoy your snacks and beverages prior to entering the home. Better yet, visit one of our sponsors for a bite to eat!

What is the Washington County Historical Society all about?

The Washington County Historical Society (WCHS) is a nonprofit organization  that was founded in 1934. Our mission is to collect, preserve, and disseminate the history of Washington County and the State of Minnesota. We are generously supported by members and grants. All money raised by this tour will go toward WCHS programs and facilities. for more information visit us at 

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