A quick Lilac Way tour is the perfect escape, and it’s free! Stop in at Graeser Park, Rock Island and restored Lilac Park—all located on an 8-mile stretch of Highway 100.
Bring a lunch, family and friends, and see the heroic preservation efforts of dedicated volunteers.
These three Insta-worthy historic 1939 parks make for a great getaway.
Please wear a mask and maintain social distance to respect fellow park visitors according to state guidelines.
Graeser Park | Robbinsdale, MN
- one of only two remaining beehive fireplaces (only one in its original location)
- rock garden with waterfall wall, two ponds, cone fountain and four stone benches
- overlook wall with curved ‘bandshell’ area
- recently unearthed lost stairway, pathways, walls and picnic table platforms
- parking lot