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==Get in==
 
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===By car===
 
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U.S. Highways 18 and 65 go through Mason City. Interstate 35 runs through the nearby town of [[Clear Lake (Iowa)|Clear Lake]], about 7 miles west of Mason City.
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U.S. Highways 18 and 65 go through Mason City. Interstate 35 runs through the nearby town of [[Clear Lake (Iowa)|Clear Lake]], about 7 miles (11 km) west of Mason City.
  
 
===By plane===
 
===By plane===
Delta has several flights weekly into Mason City Airport, which is about 7 miles from the downtown area.
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Delta has several flights weekly into Mason City Airport, which is about 7 miles (11 km) from the downtown area.
  
 
==Get around==
 
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==Do==
 
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*<do name="Music Man Square/ Museum" alt="" address="308 South Pennsylvania Avenue  Mason City, IA 50401" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.themusicmansquare.org" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></do>
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*<do name="Music Man Square/ Museum" alt="" address="308 S Pennsylvania Ave" directions="" phone="" url="http://www.themusicmansquare.org" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></do>
  
 
==Buy==
 
==Buy==
  
 
==Eat==
 
==Eat==
Famous for it's steaks, the Northwestern Steakhouse is 'the' place to eat. Birdall's ice cream is also famous for it's delicious shakes, malts, and ice cream and is a local landmark, gone unchanged for decades.
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Famous for it's steaks, the Northwestern Steakhouse is 'the' place to eat. Birdall's ice cream is also famous for it's delicious shakes, malts, and ice cream and is a local landmark, gone unchanged for decades.
  
 
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==Sleep==
 
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* <sleep name="Decker House Bed and Breakfast" alt="" address="119 2nd St. SE" directions="" phone="+1 641 423-4700" url="" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long=""></sleep>
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* <sleep name="Decker House Bed and Breakfast" alt="" address="119 2nd St SE" directions="" phone="+1 641 423-4700" url="" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long=""></sleep>
  
 
==Contact==
 
==Contact==

Latest revision as of 07:11, 8 January 2014

For places with the same name, please see Mason City (disambiguation)

Mason City is a city in Iowa, renowned for its collection of architecture by Frank Lloyd Wright and other Prairie School architects, considered the most significant concentration of such architecture outside of Oak Park, Illinois.

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Get in[edit]

By car[edit]

U.S. Highways 18 and 65 go through Mason City. Interstate 35 runs through the nearby town of Clear Lake, about 7 miles (11 km) west of Mason City.

By plane[edit]

Delta has several flights weekly into Mason City Airport, which is about 7 miles (11 km) from the downtown area.

Get around[edit]

Public transportation is close to non-existent in Mason City. There is a paratransit van service available but no public bus system in place.

See[edit][add listing]

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Music Man Square/ Museum, 308 S Pennsylvania Ave, [1].  edit

Buy[edit][add listing]

Eat[edit][add listing]

Famous for it's steaks, the Northwestern Steakhouse is 'the' place to eat. Birdall's ice cream is also famous for it's delicious shakes, malts, and ice cream and is a local landmark, gone unchanged for decades.

Drink[edit][add listing]

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Decker House Bed and Breakfast, 119 2nd St SE, +1 641 423-4700.  edit

Contact[edit]

Get out[edit]

Routes through Mason City
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