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Leif Eriksson statue  ceremony and 
Tour of the Minnesota State Capitol   
Wednesday, October 9, 2019


Leif Eriksson State at the State Capitol  

Trip Highlights: Trip Details at a Glance

“Discoverer of America” 

The Leif Eriksson statue was dedicated on this very day in 1946.  Join us for a special commemoration on the 73rd anniversary of this Minnesota landmark. 

Afterwards, a personalized  guided tour of the Minnesota State Capital. 

Contact Magne, Cindy or Kaia with questions or to sign up today!
Phone: 612-874-0716
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 1:00 pm  Bus arrives at Danish American Center 
                3030 W River Pkwy,
                Minneapolis, MN 55406
 1:15 pm  Depart from Danish American Center
 1:45 pm  Leif Eriksson ceremony
 2:15 pm  A guided tour of the Minnesota State Capitol Building
  4:15 pm Arrive back at Danish American Center

Address: Danish American Center,
3030 W River Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55406

 (for optional 11:30 a.m. lunch at Danebo, make
separate reservation by 5 p.m. on Fri., Oct. 4 at
612-729-3800, $13.00—space is limited)


  • Transportation via private motor coach
  • Ceremony at Leif Eriksson statue
  • Guided tour of Minnesota State Capitol

Click here for printable flyer and sign-up sheet