Hermann's Monument

10 N. Monument St.
New Ulm, MN 56073- Map It
Phone: (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.
$2.75 to climb to the top of the monument; free (ages 0-5).
Hours: Daily 10-7, Memorial Day weekend-Labor Day; Sat.-Sun. 10-7, May 1-day before Memorial Day weekend and day after Labor Day-late Oct. (weather permitting).