This home serves as a tourist attraction, a facility for weddings, receptions, meetings, instructional classes, and parties for groups up to 100 people. The facility is under the general supervision of the Director of Parks and Recreation. Rental of the house includes the grounds.
Eleven acres of beautiful landscaped grounds, formal gardens, bird trail, quarry, and water tower highlight the features of the park. The grounds are open to the public from sunrise to sunset except when the house is reserved for private functions. Private functions held at the Plummer House can also reserve the grounds, making the grounds not open to the public.
Contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 507-328-2525 for reservation details and to make reservations. To review the rules and regulations associated with renting the Plummer House click here.
If you are interested in renting out the Plummer House for your special event, you can check on date availability and you can make a request on a Plummer House date by clicking here*.
New Option...Renters will have the option of being able to rent the Plummer House grounds for your exclusive use along with rental of the Plummer House. If you choose to rent the grounds, it will be your responsibility to enforce the exclusive use. Please see the rental rates listed below.
*Note: Only reservations in the main Plummer House reservation book at the Parks & Recreation Department main office (507-328-2525) are valid.
2017 PLUMMER HOUSE RENTAL RATES
$550.00 + tax for 1 to 100 people Monday through Thursday
$800.00 + tax for 1 to 100 people Friday, Saturday and Sunday
2017 PLUMMER HOUSE & GROUNDS RENTAL RATES
$800.00 + tax for 1 to 100 people Monday through Thursday
$1,050.00 + tax for 1 to 100 people Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Tours are scheduled every Wednesday during the months of June, July, and August from 12:00 Noon to 6:00 p.m. Private group tours of 10 people or more of the house and grounds may be arranged by contacting the Parks and Recreation Department at 507-328-2525.