This is the site of Minnesota's only state orphanage, which was in operation from 1886 to 1945, and is listed on the National ... More
State School Orphanage Museum
This is the site of Minnesota's only state orphanage, which was in operation from 1886 to 1945, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places; the museum contains pictures, artifacts, and personal stories of some of the approximately thirteen thousand children who were placed in the orphanage. The site contains thirteen original buildings, a cemetery, and the \"State School Kids\" Memorial.
i loved it ,it was my home from the time i was three & a half until i was 15 years of age ,i had many good friends who are my friends to this day .i respected & cared about my teachers as they did about me .i have been back many times to visit .i regret i have not been able to the last no.of years because of my husband health and his dealth .he too enjoy our visits there .bernice desmarais -firstname.lastname@example.org