The Lake Benton Opera House, one of the premier historic buildings in southwest Minnesota, is home to an active community theatre. The Opera House has begun its second century in the community. Built in 1896, you can walk through the history of theatre in Lake Benton. A personal guide can give an insight of the history and unique qualities that placed the theatre on the National Registry of Historic Buildings.
Visit online: lakebentonoperahouse.org
Come enjoy Lake Benton's historic opera house for an enchanting evening that will cast you back in time or stop in at the bee farm and listen to the endless buzz while watching honey being gathered.
Learn about the unique history of Lake Benton and the benefits of wind power technology. The facility offers a glimpse of the past through museum displays and also features a wind garden with interactive exhibits to educate about turbines. You will get to walk under a turbine to hear the gentle swooshing of the blades.
Open 10 a.m. - 5p.m. Monday - Friday to the public. Open on Saturdays and Sundays by special appointment only. Special hours for large groups.
See the miracle of nature, bees making honey right before your eyes. A unique experience for the young and young at heart. Take a walk through a 100-year-old home where the honey is bottled. You can also purchase the honey!
Please allow a minimum of 45 minutes. Cost is $2/person.
Call for tours: 507.368.9577
Visit the beautiful log home of Kendall and Treava Lundberg. Treava is a performing musician and vocalist and has performed to capacity crowds all over the Midwest. The home was built 1982-1985 and is made of 244 logs. Enjoy a special performance from this inspirational musician.
Please allow a minimum of one hour. Cost $5/person.
Lake Benton, Minnesota 56149
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Capital Cove Cabin is a private vacation rental and is located in southwest Minnesota on Lake Benton in Lake Benton, Minnesota with prime accommodations, private lake access, modern furnishings, fishing and boat dock, fire pit, fireplace, bunkhouse and more.
1569 Shady Shore Drive