Paul Bunyan Land and This Old Farm Pioneer Village
- Museums/Historical Sites
The 26 foot tall talking and animated Paul Bunyan has been in the Brainerd area for over 60 years. Paul Bunyan greets youngsters by name. A visit each summer to see and hear Paul Bunyan has been a family tradition. The park offers a full day of family entertainment.
Amusement rides for the whole family include favorites like the Ferris Wheel, Long Train Ride, Tilt-A-Whirl, Dodge-em-Cars, Merry Go Round, Zumur Swings, Space Shuttle and many more.
The Pioneer Village features 30 buildings which date back to the late 1800's. All buildings are full sized and furnished such as a blacksmith shop, fire station, saloon, train depot, church, log house, print shop, school house, boutique, a doctor/dentist office, sweet shoppe, bank, and logging camp.
Gate admission includes unlimited rides for the day, petting barn, and the Pioneer Village.
Although the Amusement Park and Pioneer Village close for the season after Labor Day. The Haunt Season is the last three Fridays and Saturdays in October from 7-10pm. Paul Bunyan Land offers a haunted corn maze and the haunted house. It will scare the yell out of you!! Check website for specific dates.
For further information visit: www.PaulBunyanLand.com.
Six miles east of Brainerd on State Highway 18.