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Address: West Acres Shopping Center, 3902 13th Avenue South, Fargo, ND 58103
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+1 701-282-2222
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Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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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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Small and "mighty"!

When I shop and shop at the West Acres Center, there is the Roger Maris Museum. I take time to stop in to see the movie screen clips of Roger Maris- with his history reviewed... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 14, 2016
nmelhorn
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Fargo, North Dakota
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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stepping into the Roger Maria museum is a step back in time approximately 50 years ago, when the Yankees were royalty and Roger Maria was the King. Great memorabilia about baseball's single season home run king, a record that stood for many years. maris was a pure athlete, no steroids or PED's. Well worth a visit when In Fargo.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016

-Had read that it wasn't much.. but indeed it awesome to see a great tribute to an excellent ball player. Located in the mall, it is FREE and easily accessible to anyone. Stop and see how great it is..

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Fargo, North Dakota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

When I shop and shop at the West Acres Center, there is the Roger Maris Museum. I take time to stop in to see the movie screen clips of Roger Maris- with his history reviewed. When I watch him crack the baseball bat it is a great feeling about our wonderful baseball history!

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1 Thank nmelhorn
Moorhead, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

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.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

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 

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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 

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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.

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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:)

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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 

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Quebec City, Quebec
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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.

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