Uniquely Minnesota®

Distinctive People, Places and Activities of Minnesota

Fitger's Hotel: Places to Stay in Duluth, MN

Fitger's Hotel: Places to Stay in Duluth, MN

In the heart of Duluth, MN Fitger's offers a premier historic getaway on the shore of Lake Superior. The hotel complex includes on-site shopping and dining, as well as one of the top breweries in Duluth's emerging craft brew industry.

Winter Escapes: 7 MN Winter Weekend Getaways

Winter Escapes: 7 MN Winter Weekend Getaways

Try one of these 7 MN Winter Weekend Getaways to enjoy outdoor recreation, dining or a cozy fire. Candlelight skiing, snowmobiling and ice house fishing are just a few things to do in MN in winter. Winter is here and you don't have to go far to have fun!

Unique MN Gifts - 5 Holiday Shopping Getaways

Unique MN Gifts: 5 Holiday Shopping Getaways

Find a unique Minnesota holiday gift or something special for that person who has everything in locally owned shops and galleries around the state. Make it a Weekend Getaway at one of these five holiday shopping and dining escapes.

Northfield MN Winter Walk: Main Street Christmas

Northfield Winter Walk: Main Street MN Christmas

Visiting Northfield's annual Winter Walk festival, you'll think you've stepped into a Norman Rockwell-style, small town Christmas. Candle-lit shopping and dining, music and horse-drawn wagon rides along Division Street are favorite traditions as the town kicks off its holiday season.

Archer House River Inn: Northfield, MN

Archer House River Inn: Northfield MN Lodging

Archer House River Inn in Northfield mixes modern charm and historic elegance, with views overlooking the river and the best of Northfield's Division Street shops and dining just steps from your door. Recently renovated, the 1877 inn offers 36 individually designed guest rooms.

Macy's 8th Floor Holiday Display: Minneapolis, MN

Macy's 8th Floor Holiday Display: Minneapolis, MN

For nearly 50 years, Macy's 8th Floor Auditorium holiday display has mesmerized visitors of all ages. Its annual A Day in the Life of an Elf animated Santaland theme, and a visit the jolly man himself, are a favorite MN holiday tradition.


Minnesota: You know it as the Land of 10,000 Lakes. You've been "Up North." And you've walked the famed sculpture garden. But you haven't yet seen it all!

Uniquely Minnesota® tells the stories of the people, places and activities that make Minnesota distinct. From the North Shore to Minnesota's lakes, from resorts to getaways, and from shopping to dining.

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