Visitor Information

Rochester is home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic, which draws millions of people from around the globe annually.

The spirit of caring extends throughout the community, which enjoys an abundance of cultural amenities rare in a city of its size, including a thriving art community, variety of fine dining establishments and year-round recreational opportunities.

The accolades drawing visitors and residents continue to grow: Named among Top 10 Best Cities for the Next Decade (Kiplinger’s), ranked #1 on the list of Top 100 Most Livable Cities ( and placing in the top 10 of both Best Places to Grow Up and Best Cities for Job-Seeking Retirees by U.S. News & World Report.

Visit the Experience Minnesota’s Rochester site for more information on amenities you can enjoy on your visit to Rochester.