Summer History Scavenger Hunt

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Explore the history at your doorstep! Visit ten historic in Scott County between June 1st and August 20th. At each site take a selfie or family photograph. Once you have visited each location share your pictures with the Scott County Historical Society at info@scottcountyhistory.org using the subject “SCHS50thSummer”. You can also post your photos to social media using the hashtag #schs50thsummer.

At the Scott County Historical Society’s 50th anniversary picnic on August 25th every participant who completes the hunt will receive a prize. There will also be special awards announced. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to have your photos showcased in an upcoming exhibit!

The locations are as follows:

  • The Stans House- Shakopee
  • The Veterans Memorial- Shakopee
  • Mudbaden- Jordan
  • Ambrose Freeman Cabin- Jordan
  • Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration- Belle Plaine
  • Two Story Outhouse- Belle Plaine
  • New Market Hotel and Store- Elko New Market
  • St. Wenceslaus- New Prague
  • Train Depot- New Prague
  • ???- For place 10, choose a site that has historic significance to you and your family!

Happy hunting!

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Date: Jul 18