The City of Carver, MN
The city of Carver is located in the state of Minnesota in Carver County and has a population of 2,967 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Carver is Minneapolis, approximately 38 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Carver, including McDonalds of Jordan, Domino's Pizza, OK Corral Restaurant & Saloon, Burger King and Brewers of Jordan. For a larger selection of Carver restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Carver Golf Courses, Museums, Botanical Gardens and/or Casinos, including the Chaska Par 30, Hooper-Bowler-Hillstrom House, Chaska Town Course, Bluff Creek Golf Course and Ridges At Sand Creek. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Carver please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Carver:
- Mankato Regional Airport (MKT)
- Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP)
Carver, Minnesota Climate and WeatherIn the month of September, Carver experiences an average high temperature of 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in September are usually about 45 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.97 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Carver with daytime temperatures averaging 76 degrees in the summer, and 23 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Carver to receive an average of 0.68 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.84 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -41 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Carver should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 56 degrees, and nighttime lows of 33.
Carver, Minnesota Attractions
1Alexander Faribault House - Faribault,
The Alexander Faribault House, built in 1853, was the first wood-frame house built in Rice County, Minnesota. It was built by fur trader Alexander Faribault in the Greek Revival style. Besides serving as a house, it also served as a civic center, polling place, and a church. The local address of the house is 12 First Avenue, Faribault, MN. The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
2American Swedish Institute - Minneapolis,
The American Swedish Institute is a non-profit educational and research organization and museum in the Phillips West neighborhood of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The organization is dedicated to the preservation and study of the historic role Sweden and Americans of Swedish heritage have played in US culture and history. Its programs include the Svea Club, Swedish language-teaching society and the Turnblad Mansion Museum which features exhibits and special events.
3Ames-Florida-Stork House - Rockford,
The Ames-Florida House is a house in Rockford, Minnesota on the Crow River. The house was built in 1856 by New England immigrants George F. Ames and his brother-in-law Joel Florida. Ames and Florida came to Minnesota from northern Illinois by steamship. On the steamship, they met Guilford George, a master carpenter and millwright. The three men formed a partnership and established the community of Rockford clustered around a sawmill and a gristmill.
4Apple Valley Golf Course - , Apple Valley,
The Apple Valley Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Dakota County Minnesota. Built in 1960, this Apple Valley course is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 952-432-4647. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 8661 140th St W, Apple Valley, MN 55124
5Baker National Golf Course (The Eighteen Hole Course at Baker National Golf Course) - , Medina,
The Baker National Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Hennepin County Minnesota. Built in 1990, this Medina course designed by Dr. Michael Hurdzan is open apr 1 to nov 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 612-473-0800. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 2935 Parkview Dr, Medina, MN 55340
6Bakken Library and Museum - Minneapolis,
The Bakken, previously known as The Bakken: A Library and Museum of Electricity in Life and known in the past as the Medtronic Museum of Electricity in Life, that can be found on the shores of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, Minnesota in the US, is the world's only library and museum devoted to medical electricity. Focused on scholars and on young people, The Bakken educates visitors about the history of electricity and electromagnetism from 1200 A.
7Bartholomew House Museum - , Richfield,
The Riley Lucas Bartholomew House was constructed of sawed lumber. In 1852 when Fort Snelling was greatly reduced in size, the area that would become the city of Richfield became available for settlement. General Riley Lucas Bartholomew came to the area and filed a claim on the shores of Wood Lake. He proceeded to build the two-story section of the home with local lumber, using white pine for the floors. His wife, Fanny and two children joined him in the spring of 1853.
8Bell Museum of Natural History - Minneapolis,
The Bell Museum of Natural History is a museum that is situated in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on the campus of the University of Minnesota. On display are numerous animal specimens from all over the world. The museum is currently planning a move to the University of Minnesota St. Paul campus University Of Minnesota#St. Paul.
9Birnamwood Public Golf Course - Burnsville,
The Birnamwood Public Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Dakota County Minnesota. Built in 1969, this Burnsville course designed by Don Herfort is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 612-707-6393. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 12424 Parkwood Dr, Burnsville, MN 55337
10Bluff Creek Golf Course - Chaska,
The Bluff Creek Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Carver County Minnesota. Built in 1968, this Chaska course is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 612-445-5685. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1025 Creekwood St, Chaska, MN 55318
Carver, Minnesota Hotels
Carver, Minnesota Restaurants
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