From Minneapolis or Saint Paul, go east on MN Highway 36, which will take you straight to Main Street in Downtown Stillwater. If approaching Stillwater from the north or south, you can take scenic MN Highway 95 into town.
Stillwater Lift Bridge. One of only two vertical lift bridges in Minnesota, this bridge connects Stillwater and Houlton, Wisconsin.edit
Stillwater Public Library, 224 N 3rd St, ☎ +1 651 275-4338, . M-Th 10AM-8PM, F-Sa 10AM-5PM, Sun 1-5pm (seasonal, check website). One of the Carnegie public libraries, the building was expanded in 2007. There is free wifi available throughout the library and a patio providing picturesque vistas of the St. Croix River.Free. edit
Country Charms Antiques, 124 S. Main St. (in the heart of Stillwater), ☎ +1 651 439-8202, . M-Th 10AM-5PM, F-Sa 10AM-6PM, Su 11AM-9PM. Multiple dealers; wide selection; modern and well-lit facilityedit
The Elephant Walk Bed and Breakfast, 801 W Pine St, ☎ +1 651 430-0359, . checkin: 4PM; checkout: 11:30AM. Each room has a different country's theme. Guests are offered a bottle of wine with a picnic basket of homemade crackers served with a variety of cheese and fruit. Fireplaces, whirlpools, in-room refrigerators filled with complementary waters and soft drinks. Sound systems with iPod hook ups.$139+. edit
Aurora Staples Inn, 303 N 4th St, ☎ +1 651 351-1187 (toll free: +1-800-580-3092), . checkin: 4PM; checkout: 11AM. All rooms have double whirlpool tubs, complementary robes, fireplaces, and private baths.Rooms $119-$199, Suites $119-$229, Carriage House $159-$245. (45.058025,-92.810622)edit
Water Street Inn, Restaurant, and Irish Pub, 101 Water St South, ☎ 651-439-6000, . Spacious 41-room inn overlooking the St. Croix River with views of the Stillwater Lift Bridge. Rooms feature queen sized beds, double whirlpool baths, gas fireplaces, and balconies. Breakfast, wine dinners, and American cuisine offered at the on-site restaurant and Irish pub.edit