St. Paul, population 2,300, was incorporated in 1881. A variety of shops along the brick-paved streets of its historic downtown bustle with foot traffic. The Howard County Historical Village includes the Farwell Lutheran Church, the St. Libory School, the Cotesfield Post Office and several other historic buildings. The Miletta Vista Winery attracts wine-sippers and travelers seeking scenic views of the vines and beautiful North Loup River Valley, five miles north of St. Paul.

Sports-minded travelers will love St. Paul. From its modern American Legion baseball facilities on its western edge, to the baseball slugger painted on its water tower toward the east, the community of 2,300 is known officially as the Historic Baseball Capital of Nebraska. The Museum of Nebraska Major League Baseball pays tribute to Nebraskans who played in the big leagues.

Learn more about St. Paul and Howard County by contacting the St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce at stpaulnebraska.com or (308) 754-5558.

Discover Activities in St. Paul

  • Museum of Nebraska Major League Baseball

    Baseball buffs score with visits to the Museum of Nebraska Major League Baseball in St. Paul. Memorabilia about every Nebraskan to ever play big league baseball makes this a ...

  • Tubby’s Firehouse Museum

    Tubby’s Firehouse Museum in St. Paul includes firefighter Ron Tubbs’ lifetime collection of firefighting equipment. The assemblage dates to the American Civil War and is housed in the ...

  • Grover Cleveland Alexander Days

    Grover Cleveland Alexander Days keeps memories of Howard County's native son and professional baseball player alive. The four-day festival in July includes a car show, quilt show, parades, dances, ...

  • St. Paul Sweet Shoppe

    Sweet Shoppe

    Alice Osterman has a fire extinguisher cookie jar and 1,566 others in her Sweet Shoppe cafe in St. Paul. After feasting your eyes on the impressive collection, feast on huge ...

  • Miletta Vista Winery

    Visitors to Miletta Vista Winery in St. Paul enjoy relaxing pursuits. The only competition here is revealed in the prize-winning medals dangling from vintner Mick McDowell’s display bottles. ...

  • Howard County Historical Village

    The Howard County Historical Village includes a blacksmith shop, railroad depot, the Farwell Lutheran Church, St. Libory School and the Cotesfield Post Office. The scenic location is across the ...

  • St. Paul Waterpark

    The St. Paul Waterpark is complete with slides, diving platforms and fountains. This location near the St. Paul City Park is a great area for families, and is near ...

  • St. Paul City Park

    A historical marker dedicated to Grover Cleveland Alexander, a hall of fame pitcher born in Howard County, stands in tribute in St. Paul City Park. Playground equipment, a sandbox ...

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