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Wednesday May 24, 2017

Carillon Concert

May 24, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Wednesday, Friday
  • Location: Plummer Building
  • Address: 2nd Street & 2nd Avenue SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Plummer Building

The Rochester Carillon concerts serenade Mayo Clinic patients and visitors every Monday evening at 7pm and at noon every Wednesday and Friday. The concerts last 30 minutes or more, and are best heard from the Annenberg Plaza or the Peace Plaza in downtown Rochester. To view the carillon in the Plummer Building tower, please call ahead to arrange a personal or group tour.

Ceramist Ryan Ball and Painter Shawna Gilmore Exhibit

May 24, 2017 - June 16, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring every week day
  • Location: Crossings at Carnegie
  • Address: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, MN 55992

On view at Crossings at Carnegie, from May 1- June 17, is a new exhibit combining the work of Duluth painter Shawna Gilmore and St. Paul ceramist Ryan Ball. The exhibit can be viewed during regular open hours, at no charge. For more information, call Crossings at 507-732-7616, stop in at 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, or go towww.crossingsatcarnegie.com.

Historic Mayowood Mansion Tour

May 24, 2017 - October 26, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
  • Location: Mayowood Mansion
  • Address: 3720 Mayowood Road SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Mayowood Mansion

The Mayowood Mansion tour allows you to experience this historic home of three generations of the Mayo Family. Each tour lasts about 1 hour. Purchase tickets at the Mayowood Mansion or the History Center. There are no tours given on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays and the mansion is closed on all major holidays.     

Rochester City & Mayo Historical Trolley Tour

May 24, 2017 - November 07, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: See website for details

We're thrilled to celebrate the 7th season of top-rated city trolley tour! Join us on our vintage red trolleys for a narrated city tour featuring Rochester's top sites and attractions, including our Mayo Historical sites! Explore the early years of the world famous Mayo Clinic, while experiencing the homes and lives of pioneering doctors on this relaxing, entertaining 90-minute tour.    

Thursday May 25, 2017

Life Drawing Rochester

May 25, 2017
  • Location: Rochester Art Center
  • Address: 40 Civic Center Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904
  • Venue: Rochester Art Center

Life Drawing Rochester will meet regularly on Thursday evenings in the Rochester Art Center with a variety of models. Feel free to bring your own charcoals, water colors or any other materials you like to work with. The session is untutored. The atmosphere is very relaxed and friendly; all are welcome regardless of experience or ability. BYOB Feel free to bring your own adult beverages, we'll supply the ice and glasses

Ceramist Ryan Ball and Painter Shawna Gilmore Exhibit

May 25, 2017 - June 16, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring every week day
  • Location: Crossings at Carnegie
  • Address: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, MN 55992

On view at Crossings at Carnegie, from May 1- June 17, is a new exhibit combining the work of Duluth painter Shawna Gilmore and St. Paul ceramist Ryan Ball. The exhibit can be viewed during regular open hours, at no charge. For more information, call Crossings at 507-732-7616, stop in at 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, or go towww.crossingsatcarnegie.com.

Life Drawing Rochester

May 25, 2017 - June 29, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Address: 40 Civic Center Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904
  • Venue: Rochester Art Center

Life Drawing Rochester will meet regularly on Thursday evenings in the Rochester Art Center with a variety of models. Feel free to bring your own charcoals, water colors or any other materials you like to work with. The session is untutored.  

Historic Mayowood Mansion Tour

May 25, 2017 - October 26, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
  • Location: Mayowood Mansion
  • Address: 3720 Mayowood Road SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Mayowood Mansion

The Mayowood Mansion tour allows you to experience this historic home of three generations of the Mayo Family. Each tour lasts about 1 hour. Purchase tickets at the Mayowood Mansion or the History Center. There are no tours given on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays and the mansion is closed on all major holidays.     

Rochester City & Mayo Historical Trolley Tour

May 25, 2017 - November 07, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: See website for details

We're thrilled to celebrate the 7th season of top-rated city trolley tour! Join us on our vintage red trolleys for a narrated city tour featuring Rochester's top sites and attractions, including our Mayo Historical sites! Explore the early years of the world famous Mayo Clinic, while experiencing the homes and lives of pioneering doctors on this relaxing, entertaining 90-minute tour.    

Friday May 26, 2017

Carillon Concert

May 26, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Wednesday, Friday
  • Location: Plummer Building
  • Address: 2nd Street & 2nd Avenue SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Plummer Building

The Rochester Carillon concerts serenade Mayo Clinic patients and visitors every Monday evening at 7pm and at noon every Wednesday and Friday. The concerts last 30 minutes or more, and are best heard from the Annenberg Plaza or the Peace Plaza in downtown Rochester. To view the carillon in the Plummer Building tower, please call ahead to arrange a personal or group tour.

Ceramist Ryan Ball and Painter Shawna Gilmore Exhibit

May 26, 2017 - June 16, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring every week day
  • Location: Crossings at Carnegie
  • Address: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, MN 55992

On view at Crossings at Carnegie, from May 1- June 17, is a new exhibit combining the work of Duluth painter Shawna Gilmore and St. Paul ceramist Ryan Ball. The exhibit can be viewed during regular open hours, at no charge. For more information, call Crossings at 507-732-7616, stop in at 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, or go towww.crossingsatcarnegie.com.

Rochester City & Mayo Historical Trolley Tour

May 26, 2017 - November 07, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: See website for details

We're thrilled to celebrate the 7th season of top-rated city trolley tour! Join us on our vintage red trolleys for a narrated city tour featuring Rochester's top sites and attractions, including our Mayo Historical sites! Explore the early years of the world famous Mayo Clinic, while experiencing the homes and lives of pioneering doctors on this relaxing, entertaining 90-minute tour.    

Saturday May 27, 2017

Old Order Amish Country Trolley Tour

May 27, 2017
  • Location: Your guide will pick you up directly at your hotel, or at any other location in Rochester!

Immerse yourself in the timeless culture of the Old Order Amish as we journey down roads less traveled back to a way of life based on simplicity, strong faith, and hard work. This enriching, scenic tour affords the opportunity to observe and learn first-hand about the Amish way of life, view one-room country school houses, observe travel by horse and buggy, attend an Amish produce auction, visit Amish homes and workshops, browse handcrafted furniture, quilts, baskets, and foodstuffs, and visit ... Visit Website

Historic Mayowood Mansion Tour

May 27, 2017 - October 26, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
  • Location: Mayowood Mansion
  • Address: 3720 Mayowood Road SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Mayowood Mansion

The Mayowood Mansion tour allows you to experience this historic home of three generations of the Mayo Family. Each tour lasts about 1 hour. Purchase tickets at the Mayowood Mansion or the History Center. There are no tours given on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays and the mansion is closed on all major holidays.     

Make your own screen print!

May 27, 2017 - October 28, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Location: Rochester Art Center
  • Address: 40 Civic Center Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904
  • Venue: Rochester Art Center

Niki Havekost, artist in residence, will be in our print shop EVERY SATURDAY 1:00 - 4:00 PM to help you make your very own screen print.

Rochester City & Mayo Historical Trolley Tour

May 27, 2017 - November 07, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: See website for details

We're thrilled to celebrate the 7th season of top-rated city trolley tour! Join us on our vintage red trolleys for a narrated city tour featuring Rochester's top sites and attractions, including our Mayo Historical sites! Explore the early years of the world famous Mayo Clinic, while experiencing the homes and lives of pioneering doctors on this relaxing, entertaining 90-minute tour.    

Assisi Heights Tour

May 27, 2017 - December 30, 2017

Enjoy a guided tour of Assisi Heights, home to the Sisters of Saint Francis, who were instrumental in establishing the first hospital in Rochester, Minnesota. Please call for tour reservations.

Sunday May 28, 2017

Scenic Mississippi River Valley & National Eagle Center Tour

May 28, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday
  • Location: Pick up directly at your hotel or any location in Rochester

Relax and enjoy the scenic beauty and unique culture of the Upper Mississippi River Valley, rated among the top scenic drives in America. We'll journey through picturesque "Bluff Country" on our way to the mighty river where we'll visit Whitewater State Park visitor center, an apple house and/or elegant winery, a magical toy shop that is the largest in the country, historic river towns, and the National Eagle Center. 

Historic Mayowood Mansion Tour

May 28, 2017 - October 26, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
  • Location: Mayowood Mansion
  • Address: 3720 Mayowood Road SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Mayowood Mansion

The Mayowood Mansion tour allows you to experience this historic home of three generations of the Mayo Family. Each tour lasts about 1 hour. Purchase tickets at the Mayowood Mansion or the History Center. There are no tours given on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays and the mansion is closed on all major holidays.     

Rochester City & Mayo Historical Trolley Tour

May 28, 2017 - November 07, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: See website for details

We're thrilled to celebrate the 7th season of top-rated city trolley tour! Join us on our vintage red trolleys for a narrated city tour featuring Rochester's top sites and attractions, including our Mayo Historical sites! Explore the early years of the world famous Mayo Clinic, while experiencing the homes and lives of pioneering doctors on this relaxing, entertaining 90-minute tour.    

Monday May 29, 2017

Carillon Concert

May 29, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Wednesday, Friday
  • Location: Plummer Building
  • Address: 2nd Street & 2nd Avenue SW, Rochester, MN 55902
  • Venue: Plummer Building

The Rochester Carillon concerts serenade Mayo Clinic patients and visitors every Monday evening at 7pm and at noon every Wednesday and Friday. The concerts last 30 minutes or more, and are best heard from the Annenberg Plaza or the Peace Plaza in downtown Rochester. To view the carillon in the Plummer Building tower, please call ahead to arrange a personal or group tour.

Ceramist Ryan Ball and Painter Shawna Gilmore Exhibit

May 29, 2017 - June 16, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring every week day
  • Location: Crossings at Carnegie
  • Address: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, MN 55992

On view at Crossings at Carnegie, from May 1- June 17, is a new exhibit combining the work of Duluth painter Shawna Gilmore and St. Paul ceramist Ryan Ball. The exhibit can be viewed during regular open hours, at no charge. For more information, call Crossings at 507-732-7616, stop in at 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, or go towww.crossingsatcarnegie.com.

Assisi Heights Tour

May 29, 2017 - December 30, 2017

Enjoy a guided tour of Assisi Heights, home to the Sisters of Saint Francis, who were instrumental in establishing the first hospital in Rochester, Minnesota. Please call for tour reservations.

Tuesday May 30, 2017

Ceramist Ryan Ball and Painter Shawna Gilmore Exhibit

May 30, 2017 - June 16, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring every week day
  • Location: Crossings at Carnegie
  • Address: 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, MN 55992

On view at Crossings at Carnegie, from May 1- June 17, is a new exhibit combining the work of Duluth painter Shawna Gilmore and St. Paul ceramist Ryan Ball. The exhibit can be viewed during regular open hours, at no charge. For more information, call Crossings at 507-732-7616, stop in at 320 East Ave., Zumbrota, or go towww.crossingsatcarnegie.com.

Rochester City & Mayo Historical Trolley Tour

May 30, 2017 - November 07, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: See website for details

We're thrilled to celebrate the 7th season of top-rated city trolley tour! Join us on our vintage red trolleys for a narrated city tour featuring Rochester's top sites and attractions, including our Mayo Historical sites! Explore the early years of the world famous Mayo Clinic, while experiencing the homes and lives of pioneering doctors on this relaxing, entertaining 90-minute tour.