Former home of the Honorable John Lind, 14th Governor of the State of Minnesota and the first Swedish-born American elected to serve in the U.S. Congress

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Cocktails at the Governor's

The guest of honor at this year’s Cocktails at the Governor’s reception will be Terry Steinbach, New Ulm native and catcher for the Oakland Athletics and Minnesota Twins.

Be a Guest at Your Own Party

The Lind House may be reserved for private and public events and provides an elegant venue for weddings, showers, grooms dinners, receptions, graduations, family gatherings, holiday parties, anniversaries, and business dinners.


​A wonderful venue for ​luncheons, graduation parties and holiday gatherings​. Whether it is a ​formal dining event for up to 50 guests ​or an intimate dinner for you and your chosen few, we can accommodate.

Weddings & Events

​The John Lind House and it’s grounds are a peaceful oasis in the heart of New Ulm. The house, front porch, lawn and back patio offer wide latitude for ceremonies, dining, and entertainment.


​A different location,​ ​ but strategically located as a community meeting point.​ Our capacity is 125 guests and perfect for ​​business ​meetings, ​training ​seminars, ​formal ​presentations, ​conferences, ​and ​​film & ​photo ​shoots​.​

Lind House Membership Discount

$50 off

Our sustaining donors receive exclusive benefits that may be enjoyed all year long including reduced and free house rentals.

“We attended a graduation open house in the Lind House. It was beautifully restored and decorated and a perfect place for the open house. The historic display on the second floor was interesting too. It would be the perfect venue for a small wedding.”


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Lind House Association
622 Center Street
New Ulm, Minnesota 56073

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