Virginia Travel Guide

DescriptionVirginia is a city in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States, on the Mesabi Iron Range. The population was 8,712 at the 2010 census. According to a water tower in the middle of town, the city's nickname is the "Queen City", or "Queen City of the North".


Small Community In Northeastern Minnesota with Lots of Lakes,Mines and Forest

Floating Loon of Virginia

The Common Loon is Minnesota’s state bird. It shouldn’t surprise visitors to see one or more […]

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City of Virginia

Land of the Loon Ethnic Arts and Crafts Festival celebrates the culture and customs of the diverse people who settled in Northeastern Minnesota. The colorful traditions and flavors of the early immigrants and settlers are re-created by a melting pot of artisans, crafters, musicians, entertainers, and welcoming volunteers.

Chamber of Commerce

Northeast Minnesota’s natural beauty, excellent education and healthcare, unbounded recreation, and rich history are just a few of the reasons to love our region. The Laurentian Chamber of Commerce has a strong desire to make the Iron Range a place of booming economic development and business expansion. The communities encompassed within the Laurentian Chamber are in the midst of building the future of the Iron Range right now, so there is no better time to be a Ranger!