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Explore the Property

Arcola Mills hosts educational events, rentals, celebrations of life, and river paddles May – October to educate, preserve, and renew through an emphasis on the arts, history, enviornment and the human spirit. 

Explore the Mansion, Grounds & River

The restored mansion is the centerpiece of the Arcola Mills site. Learn more about the Native People, The Mower and The Van Meier families who enjoyed life at this historic site and enjoyed its natual resources in a variety of ways. Explore original and restored construction and other renovations that make this home one of the most spectacular and story-filled residences in the Midwest. Hiking trails surround the property along with river access to provide all who visit a day of reflection and renewal along the St. Croix River. 



due to winning a MN DNR Legacy grant for habitat restoration, Arcola mills is closed this summer as habitat preservation work is underway. 

We look forward to your visit in 2024.

Arcola Mills Historic Foundation · PO Box 313
Stillwater · MN 55082

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