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University of Minnesota

Address: Between Mississippi and University aves. and 10th Ave. and Oak St. SE, Minneapolis, MN (University / Dinkytown)
Phone Number: 800/752-1000 or 612/625-5000
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Ranked #5 of 94 Attractions in Minneapolis
Type: Educational Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: A comprehensive university offering undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 70 majors and...
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Type: Educational Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: A comprehensive university offering undergraduate and graduate programs in more than 70 majors and fields.

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Golden Valley, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

You can get almost anywhere by walking here. And every building has unique architecture, whether it be modern or historic. I absolutely recommend going to see this campus in the fall as all the trees have rainbows of color on their leaves.

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Becker, Minnesota
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

The U is an excellent place for people-watching, architecture admiring, dining, walking around, sporting events, arts, performing arts, etc. the Northrop Mall is beautiful year round. The buildings are an architecture admirer's delight. There is a restaurant for everyone either along Washington Ave or in Dinkytown. Dinkytown is fun and always busy with students. And if you want to see... More 

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Glendale, Arizona
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Great Clinic and staff. I saw a world-renowned specialist. He spent two hours talking to me and answering questions. He is also doing research.

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
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121 reviews 121 reviews
26 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

When visiting the MSP region you should take a walk or drive through the campus. The school is huge and has a great mixture of architecture among the buildings. We were specifically happy to walk inside the Williams Center- home of UofM basketball. It is one of America's greatest collegiate field houses and if you are a NCAA fan, get... More 

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Chanhassen, Minnesota
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

lots of parking, lots of places to eat , everything close. great campus to watch hockey, football or any sport.

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North Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I attended the U. It didn't feel as "big" as everyone said it was. I was able to get around just fine. Has everything you need. Great school!

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Minneapolis
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419 reviews 419 reviews
136 attraction reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Nice campus and were able to take the train through stadium village to downtown minneapolis on the green line.

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Duluth, Minnesota
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84 reviews 84 reviews
37 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Great university. We enjoyed coming for commencement. Despite many construction projects, it was easy to get around for visitors. Parking was easily accessible and affordable. We were surprised by how sprawled the campus has become.

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Buffalo, Minnesota
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44 reviews 44 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Coffman union is full of fantastic schoices including Panda Express, Chick fila, and erberts and gerberts!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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85 reviews 85 reviews
27 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I went to school here 40 years ago! A convenience campus in the heart of the city! A large student population (over 50,000} and an interesting place to visit! I always enjoy going back!

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