Welcome to Dinkytown

Self-Guided Dinkytown Tour : Map


Dinkytown became an established commercial district in the years between 1899-1929, and was a dynamic hotbed of student activism and the counterculture through the 1970s. This tour tells the story of Dinkytown as a place where academia and co-ed life spill into and interact with “real life” that allows new ideas to emerge: The University of Dinkytown.

We outline information on 13 different stops significant to Dinkytown’s History.

Getting to Dinkytown