Local Attractions & Destinations

Exciting Attractions in Albert Lea for Active Seniors

Located in Albert Lea, Minnesota, Thorne Crest Senior Living Community boasts clean, safe residential streets, a vibrant downtown and a myriad of shopping and dining options. It’s the ideal senior living community for anyone looking for a home-like atmosphere.

With over ten lakes within the city limits, a myriad of parks and recreational areas and miles of walking trails, Albert Lea's residents take full advantage of the many amenities this beautiful part of the state offers. Downtown Albert Lea has a number of sites designated by the National Registry as historic and the thriving arts community is anchored by The Marion Ross Performing Arts Center. Churches of all denominations are located throughout the city. Albert Lea also serves as a regional center for the world renowned Mayo Health System of Rochester, MN. Mayo's medical center houses both a clinic and a hospital as well as The Regional Cancer Center.

Most recently, Albert Lea has been internationally recognized as a "Blue Zone" city through its participation in the Vitality Project. This unique, city-wide effort to improve health and wellbeing is a working illustration of what makes Albert Lea such a special place; civic engagement, caring and a true sense of community.

Plus, if you want to head into the big city, take a day trip into Minneapolis, which is under two hours away! You can visit the famous Mall of America, go on a Minneapolis Brewery Tour, take in a ballgame at Target Field or visit one of the many museums in the area.

Area Attractions around Albert Lea, MN

There are plenty of activities for seniors and local attractions to check out in the Albert Lea area, such as:

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