Fargo, situated on North Dakota’s eastern border with Minnesota, is the state’s cultural, retail and educational hub. Home to the Tri-College University System, including North Dakota State University, Minnesota State University and Concordia College — plus many private institutions — Fargo’s abundant student population adds a modern influence to the city’s culture and nightlife. You’ll find plenty to see, taste, hear and do throughout your time in this vibrant city.
Visit Rourke Art Museum, located in the historic, 1915 Federal Courthouse and Post Office, to see pre-Columbian, modern and contemporary American art. Film buffs will also appreciate a visit to Fargo’s Woodchipper movie prop at the Fargo-Moorhead Visitors Center. Grab a fake leg and don a trooper hat for a photo shoot inspired by one memorable scene from the 1996 Oscar-winning, Coen brothers’ opus, “Fargo.”
Fargo is a great place for kids of all ages to learn about nature, science and space. Take a tour of the universe, planets and stars at Minnesota State University’s Moorhead Planetarium. Regularly scheduled public shows are offered all year. Enjoy free programs and field trips at the Buffalo River State Park/Blue Stem Prairie Scientific & Nature Area, which offers 300 acres of woods and swimming area.
IHG hotel guests in Fargo are never far from indoor and outdoor adventures. With a friendly staff and exceptional amenities, an IHG hotel is the perfect home away from home, in locations that can’t be beat. Book with IHG today and make the most of your time in Fargo.