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Minneapolis Skyway System

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Really Nice

The Skywalk is very nice in a town like Minneapolis with their extreme weather, we felt safe at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark B
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Bonham Texas
So cool.

You never have to be out in the weather, hot or cold. Traveled from our hotel to the convention... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
necolorado
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Haxtun
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Minneapolis, MN
Downtown
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Skywalk is very nice in a town like Minneapolis with their extreme weather, we felt safe at all times and were able to walk from our hotel to Target Field without going outside

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Reviewed 1 week ago

You never have to be out in the weather, hot or cold. Traveled from our hotel to the convention center and never stepped outside. Sometimes a little confusing on which way to go but stil... Lots of little shops and eating places along the trip....More

Thank necolorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Skyway system connected to our hotel and covers all of the downtown area, lots of shop, food places, banks etc. Can go all the way to U,S. Bank stadium or Target field as well.

Thank Bruce P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Miles of interconnected system throughout the stores and bushiness in downtown Minneapolis. Very easy to get lost so keep a track of your way around. A must thing to do when the weather is bad or just for fun to get your exercise in while...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique and like a fun maze, this series of walkways will take you about anywhere in the city. we were her in summer but I can see the practicality for winter. Walked across town to the Target Field. But be aware that it closes in...More

Thank Tootallal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because of some buildings (Macy's for one) being re-configured, the skyway system is not as pleasant as it was but will be eventually. The skyway keeps you out of the cold, but then you miss one of the elements I do enjoy: MN weather. The...More

1  Thank jerdiscerney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If for nothing else, walk the skyway to see views of the city. It is really functional, and even in summer, it's useful (on hot days).

Thank nycbookwriter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dodged the rain drops by walking to the convention center from the hotel. The skyway is filled with a lot of little shops, restaurants, etc.

Thank benanderson2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I work downtown so I love using the skyway when it's too hot and humid or raining out. It takes awhile to get used to using the system but honestly? Faster to just go outside. What is two blocks away or kiddie corner to you...More

Thank srunske
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok, if you are a local, the Skyway System is a necessity - especially in what I imagine are the harsh winters up here. If you're a tourist, you might try this winding walkway out of sheer curiosity: can you really get from one side...More

1  Thank BethCentennial
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nahidjamalmacdi
August 9, 2017|
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Response from Marcia M | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest getting on google maps to figure out which bus stop/bus route will be the closest to you. I believe a 742 or 747 are Plymouth express routes that go into downtown(make sure you know the time of the last route... More
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sairey2017
March 17, 2017|
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Response from Greg V | Reviewed this property |
You can use the light rail system, for about $2 each way. You can catch it at the airport and if goes to Target Filed which is just a short walk to downtown.
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Hobz H
February 26, 2017|
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Response from kevinmh3 | Reviewed this property |
Not that I am aware of, I could try and check further but I have been told they dont permit running but currently have no confirmation on that.
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