Rochester is a thriving city. When you are in Rochester, there is nothing you cannot do. For a city of its size, there is a whole lot that is going on here. From great restaurants to thumping events, you can find everything in this city. And what’s more, you can explore the entire city on its bike trails.
There is so much to see and enjoy in Rochester. The Rochester Art Center has a curated collection of multimedia pieces from across cultures. Then there are Silver Lake, Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial, Downtown Peace Plaza, Quarry Hill Nature Center, Douglas State Trail, and more
The Plummer House is a must-visit when you are in Rochester. The house was commissioned in 1917 and belonged to Dr. Stanley Plummer, the founder of The Mayo Clinic. It is the largest not-for-profit organization devoted to education, research and practice of medicine. It also happens to be the biggest employer in the city. Mayo Clinic put the name of Rochester on the world map.
You can also enjoy the Summer Market and Music Festival in Rochester through June to August, which comes to life every Thursday. There is also the Rochesterfest that takes place here every June, and it has been going on for the last 35+ years. You can run a triathlon, participate in a treasure hunt, eat to your heart’s content and do so much more in the Med City of Minnesota.