Downtown walking tours

A history frozen in time

Dramatic architecture whispers the history of Winona as you wander past its sculpted friezes, imported marble and imposing facades. A walking tour of historic downtown Winona takes you through nearly a dozen blocks lovingly preserved on the National Historic Register.

With the walking tour brochures as your guide, see the wealth of architectural treasures preserved through the historic district designation.

Downtown and riverfront historic districts map 
includes the Winona Public Library, J.R. Watkins, Winona City Hall, Hodgins House and many more.

Commercial historic districts map 
includes Winona history, an architectural details guide and many buildings in both the north and south side historic districts.