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Decorah

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Decorah is in Northeast Iowa.

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Decorah is home to Luther College, an undergraduate school of approximately 2500 students. It is also notable for its Scandinavian heritage, present in institutions such as the Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum.

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  • Fancy Pants, 411 W Water St, +1 563 382-8898. Fancy Pants sells a mix of apparel and novelty gift items. Many items, such as their t-shirts and prints, reflect tongue-in-cheek Iowa and Midwest pride (for instance, a shirt that reads "Don't Meth with Iowa").

Eat[edit]

  • Ruby's Restaurant and Catering, 120 East Water Street, +1 563 382-2558. Along with typical American breakfast and lunch items, Ruby's serves Norwegian specialties like lefse and rommegrot. They also sell homemade bread and preserves. $5-$15.

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Cafes[edit]

  • Magpie Coffeehouse, 118 Winnebago St, +1 563 387-0593. Magpie Coffeehouse offers a full range of coffee, espresso and tea drinks, along with breakfast and lunch menus. Lunch is not served on Sundays.

Nightlife[edit]

  • Roscoe's.

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Routes through Decorah
Rochester ← Jct MN-16.svg E ← Jct MN-44.svg E  N US 52.svg S  DubuqueDixon


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