to preserve the rich history of the Dakota and their relationship with early Minnesota settlers and Christian missionaries, and to explore contrasting cultural and religious viewpoints.
Explore beautiful Pond Dakota Mission Park on snowshoes! A guide will demonstrate how to use snowshoes. Snowshoes will be provided, or you can bring your own.
Take a tour of the house from the outside-in! Hear stories of the courageous Pond family while you peep inside the windows to see how their home was furnished in 1878.
See VideoView the award-winning video, “The Pond House,” which traces the history of the house through its builder and his great-grandson, and focuses on their important relationship with the Dakota people.
Produced by filmmaker Barbara Britain.