This page is dedicated to rediscovering the history of Minnesota's highways. If this is your first time here, I suggest taking a look at the site information page for some background on the methods and sources I use to do my research, and my reasons for undertaking this project. For some basic information on Minnesota's Trunk Highway System, check out the Minnesota Highway Primer.
Lilac Park (Old St Louis Park Roadside Park) - September 13, 2015
Trunk Highways of Hennepin County
Explore the history of the trunk highways within Hennepin County. View all historic roads, or limit by year and/or route!
Pretty much everything you'd ever want to know about Minnesota's most famous highway!
Articles - One-off articles on various subjects, including historic alignment tours, roadside structures, and bridges.
Route Guides - Guides focused on a specific route in Minnesota, including overviews, interactive maps, photos, and collections of highway tours.
Maps - A guide to the history of Minnesota's official highway maps. Includes an overview of the evolution of the maps from 1923 to today.
Blog - Site news and other goings-on.