Explore History, Wine and Art in Alexandria
Famous for its lakes and ski slopes, Alexandria blends natural beauty with exciting cultural attractions, all found within a dozen miles of the Country Inn & Suites. Experience live theatre at the Alexandria Area Arts Association, or take part in a wine tasting at the Carlos Creek Winery before relaxing in your room
. The Runestone Museum hosts the famous Kensington Runestone as well as exhibits on Norse, Native American and pioneer history. Skiers will appreciate the hotel’s proximity to Andes Tower Hills, which offers a wide range of slopes.
Explore these attractions near the hotel:
- Viking Plaza (1.5 miles)
This 208,000-square-foot shopping center features stores like JCPenney, Claire’s and Bath & Body Works.
Phone: +1 (320) 763-8031
- Alexandria Area Arts Association (3.2 miles)
Discover live, local theatre at the Alexandria Area Arts Association, which presents a range of shows from musicals to dramas each year.
Phone: +1 (320) 762-8300
- Runestone Museum (3.6 miles)
Named for its main attraction, the famous Kensington Runestone, this museum also houses exhibits on Norse, Native American and pioneer history, and on local wildlife.
Phone: +1 (320) 763-3160
- Carlos Creek Winery (7.7 miles)
Carlos Creek Winery offers tours and wine tastings in a friendly, open atmosphere. Stop by on the weekend for live music, and if you're visiting in September, make sure to take part in the annual Grape Stomp event.
Phone: +1 (320) 846-5443
- Andes Tower Hills (12 miles)
With a wide range of slopes, Andes Tower Hills invites everyone from novices to experts to take part in skiing, snowboarding and tubing.
Phone: +1 (320) 965-2455
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