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Address: 17553 State Highway 18, Brainerd, MN 56401-5401
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+1 218-764-2524
10:00 - 18:00
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Great place to bring the family!

Fun for all the family. Lots of things to do and see, gift shop and of course, the gigantic talking Paul Bunyan!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Champlin, Minnesota
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Champlin, Minnesota
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636 reviews
127 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun for all the family. Lots of things to do and see, gift shop and of course, the gigantic talking Paul Bunyan!

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7 reviews
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This place is fun, don't get me wrong..but the prices are ridiculous and it is not open very late at all. It was MUCH better when it was in town (where Kohls is now).

Thank SuiteTravels
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113 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We love stopping here when we visit family but it's always closed even the gift shop isn't opened which is a real big bummer but we love at least taking pics with the big blue ox since that's all u can see on the outside .

Thank Calbama
Esko, Minnesota, Usa
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Went to Paul Bunyan land today with my son, daughter-in-law and my 2 granddaughters and had a great time! For the admission price we went on a boatload of rides, some I hadn't been on since I was much younger and toured the Pioneer village, remembering that some of those things I actually grew up with. My 11 year old... More 

1 Thank eskoldy
Baxter, Minnesota
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Surprised that this got so many good reviews. The admission price is $20 per person (unless you are a senior). So, a family of two parents with 3 kids will pay a whopping $100. The amusement park is, well, a bit odd and peculiar. It is reminiscent of amusement parks from the 70’s - and that’s not a bad thing... More 

Thank Esteban1968
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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1,002 reviews
332 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 429 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Like many others, I can hear perhaps 30 years ago with our 5-6 year olds, when it was located in Baxter. It's dramatically different now - but still strongly recommended for families with youngsters ages 2 or 3 to between 12 and 14. There is a $20/person charge, except that seniors over 55 pay $17. Children under 2 are free,... More 

1 Thank Seniordad
Bloomington, mn
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

So, there's Paul--an enormous lumberjack (25 ft.?) who addresses your kids by name, then banters with them and you take photos with him. Then there's a dozen or so old carnival rides which seem to never have lines--you ride as much as you want. And there are also a couple "one-of-a-kind" mining attractions that my kids loved. The's a petting... More 

2 Thank claycodc
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This place has carnival type rides. The kids really enjoy the rides. We have a 2 and a 7 year old. The thing is, half of the rides aren't going. The workers go from operating one ride to the next, so none of them are going all the time, which can be a little frustrating. We were there on a... More 

1 Thank jodimae38
Farmington, Minnesota
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14 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The kids liked it well enough. I don't believe their prices reflect the quality of the experience however. Several times we had to wait for an attendant to come over and open/operate the ride. When you're spending 80 bucks to get in, you'd expect to have it a little more well staffed. Especially on a prime summer weekend. The rides... More 

3 Thank Ryan S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I attended Paul Bunyan Land with my Daughter and Grandchildren on Sunday. We enjoyed the rides and the petting zoo, however the biggest surprise was the farm; it was like a small village with so many donated antiques and buildings, absolutely incredible and worth every penny. It is just beyond the petting zoo. I honestly don't think many people are... More 

1 Thank Mike-Kathy H

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