Granite Falls Attractions

Things to do Near Granite Falls, MN

Visit these attractions near Prairie's Edge Casino Resort.

Attractions are ordered based on their distance from the property.

Granite Run Golf Course

2.8 miles

Located just down the road from Prairie's Edge Casino Resort is Granite Run Golf Course. The 9-hole course is open to the public.

Fagen Fighters WWII Museum

3.3 miles

The Fagen Fighters WWII Museum is a tribute to the Greatest Generation of Americans. Fly in or drive in to see a pristine collection of operational aircraft and vehicles from World War II. Ride in a Fairchild PT-26. Plus experience bronze sculptures, interactive multimedia displays, and an ever-growing library.

Experience the Falls

4.1 miles

Walk across the Roebling Footbridge created by the designer of the Brooklyn Bridge. Stroll along the Minnesota River as it winds through downtown Granite Falls. Take in architecture from of the 1920's and 1930's and see the falls on the Minnesota River.

Prohibition Story

4.6 miles

Learn why Granite Falls, MN played a critical role in the creation of the 18th Amendment. See the Andrew J. Volstead House Museum and learn how the Minnesota representative was the driving force behind the National Prohibition Act in 1919. Continue the Prohibition Story tour through downtown Granite Falls. Download a tour map.

TheĀ Battle of Wood Lake | Dakota War Battlefield

6.2 miles

The Battle of Wood Lake occurred on September 23, 1862, and was the final battle in the Dakota War of 1862.

Minnesota Machinery Museum

9.0 miles

The Minnesota Machinery Museum sits on a beautiful six-acre site. It captures a century of stories about farm life. Look back to an era when neighbors worked together to harvest their crops, raise barns and build a better life for their families. In August each year catch the Good Old Days Threshing Show featuring Allis-Chalmers Tractors.

Red Baron Arena & Exposition Center

28.1 miles

The Red Baronā„¢ Arena & Expo, features two sheets of ice and an exposition center. The facility is the centerpiece of The Schwan Regional Amateur Sports Center. No matter if you are playing hockey, watching a game or taking in an expo, Prairie's Edge Casino Resort is the perfect place to stay when visiting the Red Baron Arena.

Southwest Minnesota State University

28.5 miles

Southwest Minnesota State University (SMSU) a public, four-year university that is part of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System. Whether you are watching a game of Mustang Athletics at the Schwan Regional Event Center or attending a conference at SMSU, Prairie's Edge is easy to access right off Highway 23.