The Minnesota River Valley is filled with historic sites and the Scott County Historical Society maintains one such site – the Dutch Colonial Revival Stans House constructed in 1908. The house is located next to the SCHS’s museum in Shakopee. Guided tours of the home are available upon request. Read more about our group tours. Learn more about our guided guided tours.
Scott County has numerous sites listed on the National Register of Historic Places as well as sites deemed important at the local level. Below is a list of several historic buildings and districts in the county, along with a downloadable map of a self-guided tour of the historic sites in Shakopee.