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Danebod Lutheran Church







Just before the rolling hills of the Buffalo ridge in southwestern Minnesota lies Danebod, a place nestled in the history of a community and the heart of the prairie.

Visit Danebod and experience firsthand a tranquil setting where tradition of fellowship and learning have sustained and enriched a community for more than 100 years.

An ideal environment for families, groups and private retreats...

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"Danebod Lutheran Church is a community of believers in Jesus Christ. We have been called by the Holy Spirit so all people may hear the good News proclaimed in word and action.  We strive to care for those in need and grow in the understanding of God's Word."

Education and Recreation

Danebod hosts many wonderful programs including week-long recreation Family Camps each summer and the Fall Folk Meeting, which presents a series of world-renowned lecturers. For more information on programs and events at Danebod, please call (507) 247-5341.

Work, Church, School & Hobby Groups

Danebod is the ideal setting for your group retreat. Costs are modest, and groups coming on weekdays may qualify for a special discount.  We welcome you to enjoy the expansive prairie and endless skies of Southwestern Minnesota.

Danebod For Special Events

Has your family outgrown your house at holiday time? Consider lodging guests at the beautiful and historic Folk School.  Enjoy cozy sleeping quarters, a charming library and study, a fully equipped kitchen, and dining facilities for up to 150 people.  Wedding guests and family reunions are also graciously accommodated.   Call us!

Private Retreats

Retreat alone, with a friend, or family member.  You don't have to come to a program or with a group to enjoy Danebod hospitality.  Visiting friends and family in the area?   Looking for a quiet place to get away? A private retreat on the beautiful prairie can replenish the spirit and clear the mind.




Danebod Lutheran Church

Danebod Folk School

140 Danebod Court

140 Danebod Court

Tyler, MN 56178

Tyler, MN 56178

Phone: (507) 247-3000 FAX: (507) 247-3001

Phone: (507) 247-5341   FAX: (507) 247-3001