View the world's largest open pit iron ore mine. Called the "Grand Canyon of the North" the mine is 8.1 miles long, 3.5 miles wide and 850 feet deep. TEMPORARILY CLOSED due to relocation - opening again possibly late 2018. Until then...for your mining & tourism information stop by the Hibbing Tourist Information Center - 1202 East Howard Street.Attractions / Entertainment
The Museum tells the story of Hibbing, "The Town That Moved", through photographs & exhibits, including scale models of the city in 1893 & 1913. Defining the transition from underground to open pit mining, the museum features a "Decades" display of artifacts beginning with the 1870s, as well as logging & mining artifacts. Open Tues through Fri, 10 am to 2 pm or open anytime by appointment.Attractions / Entertainment
The Greyhound Story...From Hibbing to Everywhere. Hibbing is recognized as the birthplace of the bus industry in the U.S. Visit this world class museum and relive the story told with artifacts, 18 buses, audio visual presentations and exhibits.