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Roger Maris Museum

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Address: West Acres Shopping Center, 3902 13th Avenue South, Fargo, ND 58103
Phone Number: 701.282.2222
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

The legendary baseball player and Fargo's hometown hero is honored with a...

The legendary baseball player and Fargo's hometown hero is honored with a 72-foot long glassed-in exhibit at the West Acres Shopping Mall, tracing all aspects of his career, including major awards, uniforms and some of the home run balls from 1961, the year he broke Babe Ruth's record with 61 home runs.

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I wanted to check this out, we went and when I first seen it I thought "that's it?" until I actually went and looked at all there was to see. I loved it, lots of memories and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Winnipeg, Canada
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Moorhead, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place it is located in our mall so it's easy and convenient to get to. All are able to enjoy since there is no admission fee. There is a video that tells his life story.

Thank Janice P
Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted to check this out, we went and when I first seen it I thought "that's it?" until I actually went and looked at all there was to see. I loved it, lots of memories and mementos. Shows a lot of who he was that he wanted his museum to be free of charge. I would recommend people who... More 

Thank charlag
Springfield, VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

This museum is in a mall, so I didn't expect much. My husband wanted to see it, so we went. As we were reading the exhibits, one that caught my eye was that Roger Maris wanted the museum to be a place where anyone could come at no cost. I thought that showed his character more than anything else. There's... More 

Thank DonnainSpringfield
Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Went to the mall and discovered a museum. Pretty cool to see all the awards and some other history. The movie was nice too.

Thank PTycz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

This was lovely to visit. We are lifelong Yankee fans. The exhibit is beautifully done and free. The tribute to him is personal and professional. I loved the personal components. Class act! 61:)

Thank Theresa C
River Falls, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

My boys loved looking at the life of Roger Maris. They did a great job displaying items/stories of his life. They do have a video in a small room next to the display that gave a little background history of Roger Maris. However, due to the fact it is in the mall, you could not hear the video very well... More 

Thank Jennyj2boys
Quebec City, Quebec
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

This is a display of some pictures and objects in a hallway of a shopping center. Only for those who LOVE baseball.

Thank frlh2016
Winnipeg, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

This isn't a museum, but rather a collection of window displays. If you are a baseball fan then by all means check it out. It's located in the Mall down a side section, so out of the way.

Thank DanWin53
Horace, North Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Roger Maris hit 61 home runs in 1961. This museum honors this honorable hero. It is simple and free. It is a walk down history. Baseball fans need to see this place.

Thank Thor1412
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

A lovely tribute to Roger Maris in the middle of a mall. You can sit in old Yankee Stadium seats! There are videos to watch and awards to see. Convenient food court in the mall.

Thank Virginia M

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