Tours in Ely, MN

Tefft's 10 - Birding Tour

Tefft's 10 - Birding Tour

Ely, MN 55731

Website | Tefft's 10 Birding Guide | Directions

Bill Tefft is an avid birder and has put together a guide with his 10 favorite birding spots. Visit sites around town, on the edge of Ely and along County Road 88. To connect with Ely area birders, visit the Ely Field Naturalist website link.

Tour of the Arts of Ely

Ely, MN 55731

Tour of the Arts Guide | Directions

View murals and sculptures located throughout the city of Ely. Noted artists include: Bill Defenbaugh, Sharon Anderson, Bob Cary, Ellen Sauer, Mike Sinesio, Elsa Maubach Jemne and many other Ely artists.

Historically Rich - Historic Walking Tour

Historically Rich - Historic Walking Tour

Multiple locations
Ely, MN 55731

2017 Historic Walking Tour Guide | Directions

Learn about Ely's rich history on this fun and educational walking tour. Tour runs from June to October 1st each year. Route is approximately 1.5 miles long. To learn more about the area history, please visit the Ely - Winton History Museum on the Vermilion Community College campus (1900 E. Camp Street). The museum's winter hours are Tuesday - Friday Noon-4 pm. Summer hours are Tuesday - Saturday Noon - 4 pm.

Ely Mural Walk

Ely Mural Walk

Various Locations
Ely, MN 55731

Ely Mural Walk Guide | Directions

Visit fifteen in-town and four out-of-town murals created by 10 different Ely artists. Some of these artistic pieces were created decades ago, beginning in 1939 with Elsa Laubach Jemne's murals in the Ely United States Post Office. Locations and details of each mural are listed in the downloadable guide.

Touring Historic Ely

Touring Historic Ely

Various Locations
Ely, MN 55731

Touring Historic Ely Guide | Directions

Visit some of Ely's oldest buildings and learn the history of these architectural points of interest. Most locations are within walking distance in the city of Ely. Several locations are on the outskirts of Ely and in neighboring town, Winton.

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