Hennepin County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

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Hennepin County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Basins 1
Bays 23
Capes 26
Cliffs 1
Falls 2
Islands 25
Lakes 174
Streams 20
Summits 2
Swamps 4
Cultural Features
Airports 22
Bridges 15
Buildings 254
Canals 8
Cemeteries 76
Channels 1
Churches 529
Civil 44
Crossings 90
Dams 13
Hospitals 32
Locales 218
Parks 439
Post Offices 40
Reservoirs 9
Schools 641
Towers 18
Trails 1
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Minnesota's National Historic Landmarks
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