Walkabout Winona

Who We Are

Backed by the WSU College of Business, Walkabout aspires to connect visitors and community members to the rich history of Winona through walking tours presented by a premier, student-run non-profit organization.

Tour Historic Downtown Winona

Travel from Winona State’s campus down to the Mississippi River and through historic downtown Winona discovering iconic architecture, secret societies, and the footprints of famous individuals and corporations.


Historic Downtown Winona

Stories on Every Corner

Walking Distance: 1.5 Miles

Tour Highlights

  • Origins of Fortune 500 organization Fastenal
  • Favorite stops of Presidents and gangsters alike
  • Prohibition, speak-easies, and whiskey smuggling
  • Entire city block dedicated to a secret society
  • Local aristocrat’s apocalypse preparation
  • Secret museum

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Book a Tour

Tour Prices:

  • Adults – $10
  • Students – $8
  • Seniors – $8
  • Children<12 –  Free

Tour Times

  • Monday through Thursday – 11 am
  • Saturday and Sunday – 11 am and 2 pm

*Walkabout Winona tours will only be open for a few more weeks before we take a break during the winter months. However, specialty tours will still be available during the winter. To request a special tour email us at walkabout@winona.edu


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