AAA Editor Notes
Rice County Historical Society is at 1814 2nd Ave. N.W. The historical society's museum features permanent and changing exhibits about area history. A video about Rice County can be viewed. An 1856 log cabin, 1870s Episcopal church, agricultural building, 1920s kitchen, restored one-room schoolhouse and a research library are on the grounds. Guided tours of the Alexander Faribault House, 12 1st Ave., also are offered; the restored home displays family memorabilia.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.