Hermann's Monument

10 N. Monument St.
New Ulm, MN 56073- Map It
(507) 359-8344

AAA Editor Notes

Hermann's Monument is w. of the city at 10 N. Monument St., in Hermann Heights Park. A statue standing atop a 102-foot bluff commemorates the deeds of Hermann, a warrior Cheruskian prince who defeated Roman forces on behalf of Germany in A.D. 9 (2009 marked the 2,000-year anniversary of his heroics). This monument is similar to one in Germany's Teutoburg Forest. Stairs lead to the top and a view of the city and surrounding farmland.
$2.50 to climb to the top of the monument.
Hours: Daily 10-7, Memorial Day weekend-Labor Day; Sat.-Sun. 10-7, May 1-day before Memorial Day weekend, day after Labor Day-Sept. 30 and first three weekends in Oct.