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Bailey does a great job of showcasing the history of Winona and its charm. Would highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2016
Hazel877
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Not to be missed!

This 2 hour guided walking tour of historic Winona is excellent! Bailey Bestul, the tour guide, is... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
Linda R
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Greenville, South Carolina
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“Not to be missed!”
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Pointour offers walking tours of historic downtown Winona, Minnesota. Tours include over twenty-five historic sites and fascinating stories and details about the city.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
160 Johnson St, Winona County Historical Society, Winona, MN 55987-3434
Website
+1 507-459-2938
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Bailey does a great job of showcasing the history of Winona and its charm. Would highly recommend to all.More

Thank Hazel877
Bailey B, Owner at Pointour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Thanks so much for your kind words - I'm so glad you enjoyed the tour and were able to learn more about this fabulous (and charming indeed) city. Wonderful having you on the tour, and hope to see you again the next time in you...More

Reviewed 20 July 2016

This 2 hour guided walking tour of historic Winona is excellent! Bailey Bestul, the tour guide, is exceptionally knowledgeable about the history, the architecture, and the individuals who shaped the development of this area. He is very entertaining and enthusiastic in his detailed presentation which...More

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Bailey B, Owner at Pointour, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2016

I'm so glad you enjoyed your tour - and learned more about Winona! I hope you can find time for another trip back. There's even more to explore in our fair city! Thanks for taking the time to express your thoughts, Bailey Bestul

Reviewed 30 June 2016

We are newly smitten with Winona, drawn initially by the Beethoven Festival, anchored by the Minnesota Marine Art Museum and beautiful bike paths, and now committed to annual visits staying at the charming Alexander Mansion Bed and Breakfast. Our love of history and architecture inspired...More

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Bailey B, Owner at Pointour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2016

Thank you so much for the kind review! I'm so glad you too are fascinated with Winona's incredible (and sometimes rollicking) past, as well as the rest of this fair city. Winona can't wait to have you back - I know you'll discover something new...More

Reviewed 14 February 2016

We enjoyed our tour with Bailey tremendously! He's extremely well informed about Winona and has a real way of bringing his knowledge to life in a personable, entertaining, and fun way. His enthusiasm for his subject matter is infectious. I would be hard pressed to...More

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Bailey B, Owner at Pointour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2016

Thanks so much for taking the tour! I'm so glad you enjoyed your experience! It pleases me immensely to know I have been able to fascinate and excite guests with this city's incredible stories. Thanks again, Bailey

Reviewed 9 August 2015

This was an eye opening experience, Bailey was very knowledgeable about the history downtown Winona. I have lived in Winona for several years and it was fun to take the time understand the history of this town. Very rewarding experience I would highly recommend it!More

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Bailey B, Owner at Pointour, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2015

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review and for attending one of Pointour's Downtown Winona Walking Tours. I am so glad you enjoyed your experience. The tours Pointour offers are indeed rewarding - to visitors AND residents of the city! Thanks...More

Reviewed 7 August 2015

There is something very hopeful about seeing a 16-year old tour guide who is gifted at telling stories and with a real passion for history and architecture. I don't know what impressed me more; the newly discovered charms of Winona or the talented tour guide....More

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Bailey B, Owner at Pointour, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2015

I am so delighted that you came on the tour and took the time to write such a kind review! I can only make the tours as great as the stories and history allow, and thankfully Winona has a lot of stories to tell! Like...More

Reviewed 20 July 2015

We took a Sunday morning walking tour of Winona with Bailey. He grew up in Winona and knows a lot about the history of this very special town. He has statistics, relevant names and anecdotes for every building in town! We thoroughly enjoyed this tour...More

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Bailey B, Owner at Pointour, responded to this reviewResponded 22 July 2015

I'm glad you enjoyed your Pointour walking tour! I try to impart as much information as possible while keeping tours entertaining, and I'm so pleased to find that you found the combination enjoyable. Like you said, the weekend tours are just as entertaining as anything...More

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