The painted nutcrackers are rich with detail, as seen on this one by artist Janine Brands.

Local arts paint nutcrackers to promote Luverne's unique History Center collection of 3,000 pieces as tourism draw

Luverne’s 3,000-piece nutcracker collection is the third largest in the world (after Germany and Leavenworth, Washington) and visitors increasingly stop off I-90 and venture into town to see it.


Full text available to subscribers only. If you are a current subscriber, please login here. If you would like to subscribe, please click here for online subscriptions. We also have a new One-Day Option for just 99¢. Thank you.

Comment Here