Discover Stillwater… the 1848 Birthplace of Minnesota located on the scenic St. Croix River! A place where authentic paddle wheel riverboats and gondolas glide the waters. Historic Main Street shopping, dining, lodging and entertainment are yours inside this charming river town where time stands still in the valley. See what’s new and explore the many things to do in Stillwater, Minnesota! Enjoy all four seasons in Stillwater, MN… The robust colors of the bluffs in the fall and crisp flavors of winery and brewery harvests. Winter days showcasing holiday boutique shopping, romantic winter escapes, and warm retreats. Spring flowers blooming in the parks and along the bike trail. Warm Summer air welcoming outdoor art fairs, restaurant patios, festivals, boating, and historic sightseeing.
Yes, welcome to beautiful Stillwater minutes from the Twin Cities Minneapolis/St. Paul and Wisconsin border. Our bed and breakfasts, historic inns, boutique downtown hotels, and vacation home rentals await your visit. Feel inspired in this historic yet vibrant rivertown.
Stillwater, Minnesota has been voted as: America’s Most Picturesque Small Towns, Best American Towns for Fall Colors, Best U.S. Towns for Antiquing, Best Twin Cities Day Trips, Best Minnesota Weekend Getaway, America’s Prettiest Painted Places, and Most Romantic Cities. Stillwater is also located on the National Scenic St. Croix Riverway, St. Croix Scenic Byway, and National Register of Historic Places.
Enjoy your stay!
We welcome you to stop in to one of our STILLWATER VISITOR AMBASSADOR BUSINESSES to pick up a visitor guide/map or to ask questions:
Stillwater Trolley – Water Street Inn – The Tilted Tiki – Northern Vineyards