On a visit to Minneapolis you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Minneapolis. These places are what Minneapolis is all about. These must see places in Minneapolis will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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353 N 5th St, Minneapolis, MN 55403, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is a baseball field in the Downtown area of the city. It is the home ground of the Minnesota Twins. The team got its name due to the name of the twin cities, Minneapolis- Minnesota. This stadium was originally built for the Minneapolis Millers. It was later turned into a multi- purpose stadium to host a number of teams including the Minnesota ...
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2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is a government funded art museum that is spread over a large area of around 8 acres. The place was earlier known as Morrison Park. The Park Board Museum Fund is the main sponsor of this museum. Apart from them the corporate bodies and museum members are other supporters in the treasury.
The museum was an initiative of well to do business men ...
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725 Vineland Pl, Minneapolis, MN 55403, United States
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
This is the largest urban sculpture garden in the garden. The garden features some of the master pieces of world famous artists and sculptors. There are over 40 permanent exhibits and the others keep changing from time to time. This is done to give the garden a fresh feel every time you visit it.
The most attractive displays that you can look for i...
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4801 S Minnehaha Park Dr, Minneapolis, MN 55417, United States
06:00 am - 11:59 pm
This one of the oldest as well as the most popular parks of the city, which overlooks the Mississippi River. This is not just a neighborhood park but a favorite of all tourists who come from various parts of the world. There is a lot you can do over here such as picnics, walking, biking or viewing nature. There are also events and concerts ho...
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704 S 2nd St, Minneapolis, MN 55401
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is a historical Society Museum that was built in 2003 on the ruins of the Washburn ‘A’ Mill. This was a flour mill that was considered as the largest in the world after it was established. It was a symbol of the industrial growth in the city. The museum stresses on the growth of the city, especially flour milling and on the other i...
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1758 West River Rd N, Minneapolis, MN 55411, United States
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
This bridge was built by James J. Hills in 1882- 83 and is a former railroad bridge. It is the only bridge made of stone over the whole length of Mississippi River and the 2nd oldest next to Eads Bridge. The bridge connects the Father Hennepin Bluff’s Park on the East bank of the river and the Mill City Museum and West River Parkway on the We...
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Minneapolis MN 55419
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
It is a lake in the south western part of the city and is surrounded by a park land. It is just beside the Calhoun Lake and forms a part of the Chain of Lakes. It is the deepest among all the lakes of the chain. The lake has been named after Harriet Lovejoy who lived here with her husband Colonel Henry Leavenworth in Fort Snelling. The lake was cal...
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3000 Calhoun Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55408
12:01 am - 12:00 am
This is the largest lake in the city and a part of the Chain of Lakes. It is surrounded by the Cedar Lake in the south west and the Harriet Lake in the south. It is also connected with the Lake of Isles. It is also circled by the City Park and is known for the biking and walking trails apart from the outdoor game facilities over here. There are als...
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1750 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403, United States
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
It is a multidisciplinary contemporary art museum that was the first of its kind in the Mid- West. It is also rated among the top 5 museums of the country. The museum was first set up as a private gallery of lumberman Thomas Barlow Walker in 1879 and then opened as a public museum in 1927. The renovated version of the museum is much better and incl...
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2600 Park Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407, United States
12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
This is a vibrant museum and culture center in the Philips West neighborhood of the city. This is listed in the National Register of Historic Landmarks. It is the best place if you want to get knowledge about the Americans of Swedish Heritage.
Swan Turnblad immigrated to the US in the 19th century when he was 8 years old and did not join his family...
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Minneapolis, MN, US
This lake is the most beautiful in the city and is connected with the Lake Cedar and the Lake Calhoun. It is known mostly as a winter skating and ice hockey destination. There are also a number of stately houses around this beautiful lake including houses of Kenwood, Lowry hill and East Isles neighborhood.
The lake also contains a number of fishes ...
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31 55402, 15 9th St S, Minneapolis, MN 55402, United States
It is an interlinked connection of all the foot bridges of all the 69 blocks over the 11 miles of the Downtown area of Minneapolis. It helps pedestrians to walk around in comfortable climatic conditions the whole year round. This skyway is such that it connects the lower and medium floors of many offices and buildings to make way to the other side ...
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5500 Stevens Ave S., Minneapolis, MN 53419, US
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is not a very popular museum but is definitely a one that needs more recognition. This museum houses a collection of the 20th century Russian Art and also temporary collections of historic Soviet artifacts. It was started as a non- profit organization in 2001 and opened to the public in 2002.
The initial funding came from Raymond and Susan Joh...
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Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is the largest and oldest university of Minneapolis. It is a public research university with several campuses.
Minneapolis Campus: This overlooks the Mississippi River and the St. Anthony Falls.
East Bank Campus: This includes the Knoll Area, Mall Area, the Health Area, the Athletic Area and the Gateway Area. This bank has the most notable ar...
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821 Marquette Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402, United States
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
This tower which is now a hotel is a 32 storey building that was built inspired from the Washington Tower. It was the tallest building after it was built and remained so until the IDS Center was built in 1972. It is not only one of the finest examples of engineering and architecture but also the example of conspicuous consumption during the boom pe...