Discover Why Groups Love Stillwater!


Groups keep returning to our charming, historic river town because it offers incredible scenery, warm hospitality, the convenience of everything within walking distance and fun for all ages. Stillwater, Minnesota is a top destination for group tour buses, family reunions, girlfriend getaways, corporate retreats, travel clubs and more!

Located on the St. Croix Scenic Byway, Stillwater is just 30 minutes from the Twin Cities MSP airport or Mall of America and across the St. Croix River from Wisconsin, Stillwater offers groups close proximity to a variety of things to do, award-winning restaurants, and a shopping district of all locally owned boutiques. Stillwater, MN has 600 guest rooms of every type and visitors enjoy all four seasons!

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Inspire your group by choosing the right destination…Minnesota’s historic Stillwater, features over 20 places on the National Register of Historic Places in a pedestrian village with hip city amenities.

Group leaders want to create a memorable experience for their participants. You’ll find many signature experiences or make & take ideas. Plan to stay overnight to make certain your group has time to experience all Stillwater has to offer. Ask about group rates for lodging or activities.

Need help or brochures? Call the Stillwater Visitors Bureau at 651.351.1717 or consider hiring Valley Tours to take your group through architectural gems, historic sites, scenic overviews, Swedish heritage tours and or Victorian-dressed step-on guides for your motor-coach: 651.439.6110.

Start your group off right – Hop on a Stillwater Trolley, featuring a 45 minute narrated history tour that will delight your group and fill them with interesting information about our lumber baron past, give you the lay of the land and view key lookout points: 651.430.0352.

Take some time on the river… enjoy a lunch, dinner, or jazz brunch cruise on board an authentic Paddlewheel Boat. Groups love this relaxing cruise on the St. Croix River: 651.430.1234.

If your group prefers to spend their time independently, give them time on Main Street to wander the 100 unique shops and restaurants.

Browse this list of 50 Group Experience ideas and start planning your memorable trip to Stillwater, Minnesota now!

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