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Brainerd Historic Water Tower

  • Historic Sites
  • Points of Interest
124 North 6th Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
  • About

    It was the first all-concrete elevated tank used by a municipality in the United States. Even though it was replaced in 1960, it remains standing as an icon of the tower. It is referred to as ''Paul Bunyan's Cup'' or ''Paul Bunyan's Flashlight'' by local residents.

  • Directions

    The Brainerd Water Tower is located at Sixth and Washington iStreets in Brainerd, Minnesota.