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Betsy-Tacy Houses — 333 Center St, Mankato
507-345-9777 | Website


The original houses of Betsy and Tacy from the Maud Hart Lovelace Deep Valley stories located in the historic Lincoln Park neighborhood.

Maud grew up in The Betsy House which is now a museum where visitors can see original furniture and artifacts from Maud’s life.

Across the street sits Tacy’s House, now a gift shop where Maud’s friend lived.

The beloved character’s of Maud’s well-known books come alive as visitors stroll through the houses and neighborhood.

One of Mankato’s historic gems.

  • Early April–Mid December: Saturdays from 1–4pm
  • January-March: Closed except for private tours