The City of Lonsdale, MN
The city of Lonsdale is located in the state of Minnesota in Rice County and has a population of 3,067 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Lonsdale is Eden Prairie, approximately 30 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Lonsdale, including K S Pizza, Brewsters Bar & Grill, Casey's Homemade Pizza To Go, Farmhouse Cafe of Lonsdale and South 40 Pub & Eatery. For a larger selection of Lonsdale restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Lonsdale Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Boulder Pointe Golf Club, Straight River Golf Course, Golf at the Legacy, Creek's Bend Golf Course and New Prague Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Lonsdale please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Lonsdale:
- Mankato Regional Airport (MKT)
- Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl. Airport (MSP)
- St. Paul Downtown Airport (STP)
Lonsdale, Minnesota Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Lonsdale experiences an average high temperature of 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 58 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.44 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Lonsdale with daytime temperatures averaging 78 degrees in the summer, and 26 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Lonsdale to receive an average of 0.93 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.98 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 104 degrees in the summer and as low as -40 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Lonsdale should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 57 degrees, and nighttime lows of 35.
Lonsdale, 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.
2Alexander Ramsey House - Saint Paul,
The Alexander Ramsey House, located at 265 Exchange Street, South in Saint Paul, Minnesota is the former residence of Alexander Ramsey, who served as the first governor of Minnesota Territory and the second governor of the state of Minnesota.
3Apple 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
4Arbor Pointe Golf Club - Inver Grove Heights,
The Arbor Pointe Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Dakota County Minnesota. Built in 1997, this Inver Grove Heights course designed by Williams, Gill & Associates is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 651-451-9678. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 8919 Cahill Ave E, Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076
5Bakken 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.
6Bartholomew 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.
7Birnamwood 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
8Bluff 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
9Boulder Pointe Golf Club - Elko,
The Boulder Pointe Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Scott County Minnesota. Built in 2002, this Elko course designed by Don Herfort & Kevin Norby is open mar 1 to nov 30. For tee time information call the pro shop at 952-461-4900. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 9575 Glenborough Dr, Elko, MN 55020
10Braemar Golf Course (Castle/Hays Course at Braemar Golf Course) - , Edina,
The Braemar Golf Course is a 36 hole public golf course in Hennepin County Minnesota. Built in 1963, this Edina course designed by Don Brauer is open apr 15 to nov 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 952-826-6799. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 6364 John Harris Dr, Edina, MN 55439
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Lonsdale, Minnesota Restaurants
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