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  • Rochester Balloon Company, LLC

    664 Itasca Court
    Rochester, MN 55901
    Rochester Balloon Company offers exciting hot air balloon rides that include guided tours that provide information on the Rochester and South East Minnesota area.
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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Assisi Heights

    1001 14th Street Northwest
    Rochester, MN 55901
    One hour tours are available at this Italian Romanesque structure that is the home of the Sisters of Saint Francis and the Assisi Community Centre. the building features include an ornate lobby with...
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  • Chateau Theatre

    15 First Street
    Rochester, MN 55902
    This was one of the most elaborate theatres built in Rochester in the early 1900s, and features a unique French village d├ęcor; interesting architectural elements include interior balconies and...
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  • Heritage House of Rochester

    225 First Avenue
    Rochester, MN 55903
    Historic Town Square
    This historic home exhibits the way of life of middle-class families from one hundred twenty five years ago, and is authentically furnished with antiques, quilts, dolls, and china, as well as...
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  • Mayowood Mansion

    3720 Mayowood Road
    Rochester, MN 55902
    This historic mansion, featuring original furnishings, is the former home of Doctor Charles H. Mayo, co-founder of the world renowned Mayo Clinic; one hour guided walking tours are available.
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  • Plummer House

    1091 Plummer Lane
    Rochester, MN 55902
    This five story house is the former home of Henry S. Plummer, who was a member of the Mayo Clinic Staff in 1901; the house features forty nine rooms and eleven acres of landscaped grounds that...
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  • Saint Mary's Hospital

    150 Broadway
    Rochester, MN 55904
    This historic hospital was supported by the Sisters of Saint Francis and became a leading care facility under the leadership of Doctor William W. Mayo; self guided tours and special tours are...
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Soldiers Field Veteran's Memorial

    downtown Rochester
    This impressive war memorial was built to honour those who died as a result of injuries sustained while in the Armed Forces; features include "The Wall of Remembrance," which contains the names of...
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Museums & Galleries

  • Olmsted County History Center

    1195 Circle Drive
    Rochester, MN 55902
    This museum features interpretive exhibits detailing the history of Rochester and the surrounding area, as well as offering a research library and archives containing over six hundred thousand maps,...
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  • Rochester Art Center

    320 Center Street
    Rochester, MN 55904
    This centre for the arts presents contemporary fine arts and crafts exhibitions from artists throughout the Midwest and the United States, as well as offering classes, lectures, films, tours,...
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Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Quarry Hill Nature Center

    701 Silver Creek Road
    Rochester, MN 55906
    Nestled within three hundred acres of park land, this nature centre houses over one hundred mounted animals, a one-thousand-seven-hundred-gallon fish tank, live animals, an indoor bee hive, and a...
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Science & Technology

  • Mayo Clinic

    200 First Street
    Rochester, MN 55905
    This world renowned medical and research centre offers free one and a half hour tours of the clinic each Monday through Friday at 9:40 AM, beginning in the Judd Auditorium; artwork tours, featuring...
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