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New Ulm

4.2
Breweries · Monuments · Historic Sites

Popular things to do in New Ulm

Brewery
Schell's
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Monument
Hermann the German
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
Other
Glockenspiel
3.6
Duration: 2 hours
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State Park
Flandrau State Park
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
New Ulm is a city in Brown County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 13,522 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Brown County.Located in the triangle of land formed by the confluence of the Minnesota River and the Cottonwood River, the city is home to the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame, the Hermann Heights Monument, Martin Luther College, Flandrau State Park, and the August Schell Brewing Company. New Ulm is the episcopal see of the Roman Catholic Diocese of New Ulm.U.S. Highway 14 and Minnesota State Highways 15 and 68 are three of the main routes in the city.HistorySettlementThe city was founded in 1854 by the German Land Company of Chicago. The city was named after the city of Neu-Ulm in the state of Bavaria in southern Germany. Ulm and Neu-Ulm are sister cities, with Ulm being situated on the Baden-W├╝rttemberg side and Neu-Ulm on the Bavarian side of the Danube river. In part due to the city's German heritage, it is a center for brewing in the Upper Midwest, home to the August Schell Brewing Company. Plan the details of your New Ulm holiday and any onward adventuring with our easy-to-use United States trip itinerary planning tool.

Side trips from New Ulm

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Monument
Pipestone National Monument Pipestone
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Theme Park
Arnolds Park Amusement Park Arnolds Park
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Specialty Museum
Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum Walnut Grove
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
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Park
Alexander Ramsey Park Redwood Falls
4.7
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in New Ulm

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History Museum
Brown County Historical Society
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Winery / Vineyard
Morgan Creek Vineyards
3.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Historic Site
Harkin Store
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Historic Site
Wanda Gag House
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Shopping in New Ulm

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Domeier's German Store
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in New Ulm

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Specialty Museum
Minnesota Music Hall of Fame
4.5
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in New Ulm

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Historic Site
John Lind House
4.3
Duration: 2 hours

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