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Mineral Point Area Attractions

Orchard Lawn/Gundry House
An 1850s Victorian home and museum.
114 Shake Rag Street. One of seven historic sites owned and operated by the State Historical Society. Costumed interpreters offer guided tours thru the complex. Open daily May 10 thru October 31, 10 - 5.
Merry Christmas Mine
Underlies the eastern part of Mineral Point Hill. Educational walking trails highlight several early crevice mines and badger holes. Open year-round. Free of charge.
Art Studios, Galleries & Antique Shops
We invite you to browse our many quaint studios, galleries and retail outlets throughout the city and surrounding area.
Bed & Breakfast
Mineral Point is proud of the many quality bed and breakfast facilities offered in the area.
Cornish Festival
12th Annual Activities celebrating Cornish heritage. September 22–24.
Mineral Point Railroad Depot
Recently opened as Mineral Point Railroad Museum and also serves as Mineral Point Visitors Information Center.
Mineral Point Opera House
A turn of the century jewel offers movies, plays and live performances year round. Something for every weekend.
Fall Art Tour
13th annual behind-the-scenes tour of artists working in their studios. October 20–22, 2006.
Parks of Mineral Point
Swimming pool, basketball courts, tennis courts, baseball diamonds, picnic shelters.
Mineral Point Farmers Market
Every Saturday 8 am–sellout, May through October, at Water Tower Park.
Nick Engelbert’s Grandview
Folk art sculpture environment–13 mi. east of MP on Hwy. 39. 608-967-2140.
Walking & Driving Tours
of Mineral Point’s historic architecture available. The first city in Wisconsin to be on the National Historic Registry.
Cheese Country Trail
40 miles. Bike, walk, jog, ATV.
Gallery Nights
First Saturday: April 1, June 3, August 5 and December 2.
Mineral Point Living Arts Center
offers small intimate classes & week-long workshops throughout the year.