Rochester Travel Guide
Welcome to Rochester, MN!
This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Rochester, featuring hotels, and other accommodations, maps, events, shopping, restaurants & bars, tours, attractions and more, will help you plan a successful visit to Rochester, Minnesota, USA.
Home to the famous Mayo Medical Center, the city of Rochester, in Minnesota's southern region is located amidst rolling farmland and the wooded hills of the Zumbo River Valley. In contrast, the city is comprised of modern skyscrapers, parks and an ample number of historic sites. The Mayowood Mansion, historic home of three generations of the Mayo family, is a popular destination for visitors, as is the Plummer House of the Arts, a 49-room, Tudor-style mansion built built in the early 1900s. For the recreational-minded, Silver Lake and surrounding Silver Lake Park houses trails, an outdoor pool, playground and picnic tables.
The museum is open year-round and contains rare pictures, maps, diaries, and exhibits recounting the story of Rochester's rise as a global leader in health care.
Hotels & Motels
This is a full service plaza hotel connected via skyway to Mayo Clinic, Methodist Hospital, Mayo Civic Center, Government Center and Galleria Shopping Center.
The Mayo Clinic is a world-famous clinic offering just about every medical expertise, diagnostic tool, and treatment available today.