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Peavey Plaza
Parks, Historic Sites, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Minnehaha Falls
Points of Interest & Landmarks
Foshay Tower
Architectural Buildings, Specialty Museums, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Water Power Park
Points of Interest & Landmarks
Purple Rain House
Points of Interest & Landmarks
U.S. Bank Stadium
Concerts, Architectural Buildings, Arenas & Stadiums
Foshay Tower
Architectural Buildings, Specialty Museums, Points of Interest & Landmarks
Minneapolis City Hall
Government Buildings, Architectural Buildings
Lake Harriet Band Shell
Architectural Buildings
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Basilica of St. Mary
#1 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
It is usually pretty peaceful inside and offers a nice respite from a day of site-seeing.
Our visit to Minneapolis was special when we had a chance to view this magnificent shrine.
Grand Rounds Scenic Byway
#2 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Plenty of activities to enjoy, beautiful scenery and many sights to see.
This is just a fantastic area to go walking and view a beautiful lake, especially in the fall.
University of Minnesota
#3 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Walking across the Washington Ave bridge is fun with beautiful views of the campus and the Mississippi River.
The administration is very proud of the ties they have to Hubert Humphrey and support a very liberal view on issues.
Minnehaha Falls
#4 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
We had a great visit.The view is awesome here.Great place to come and relax and just be at peace.They rent bikes here and have lots of trails to follow.
Check it year round for anytime beauty in clean walk friendly park, but the views are amazing when the water is really flowing or frozen!
TCF Bank Stadium
#5 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Stadium is easy to get to, parking was easy, seats were incredible, as we walked around the stadium it seems like every seat was offering a great and perfect view, great view of the downtown area.
Just saw a Minnesota FC game there and this is really nice stadium even for soccer!! Great site lines, easy access in and out.
Minneapolis Skyway System
#6 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Went to so many places inside and it was really fun to get some exercise and see the inside of so many buildings and also enjoy the view of the downtown buildings.
It's absolutely a great way to see the sights, and we were able to take in much of the Families Belong Together Rally from the Skywalk.
Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
#7 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
The Walker Sculpture Garden has easy paths to walk and holds the iconic views of Minneapolis: Claes Oldenberg’s Spoon and Cherry is pure pop art fun, and the LOVE exhibit makes a beautiful picture for families, co...
I went on a tour with a docent who provided a lot of information about the sculptures, but even without a guide, the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden is a wonderful place to walk and view modern art.
Foshay Tower
#8 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
The interior is gorgeous - velvety, purple, and has fantastic views of the city!
Check out the W Hotel - rooms are a bit quirky but that is the W. Mannys is always worth a visit but check out the Observation Deck for a great view of Minneapolis.
Lakewood Cemetery
#9 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Beautiful old fashioned cemetery with extensive and impressive monuments, statuary and nice views of Lake Calhoun.
SUMMARY: A wonderful site to visit for outdoor public art in a beautifully landscaped and manicured green space.
U.S. Bank Stadium
#10 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
the food is immaculate and the seating is super comfy, plenty of bathrooms, and great views all around.
The window front gives you an amazing view on the skyline of Minneapolis, their video screen is gigantic (!), and the atmosphere during games is good, too.
Lake Harriet Band Shell
#11 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
cool and some ominous looking houses and mansions that surround the lake; people watching; people watching you; lots of benches, all with good views; beautiful scenic summaries of whatever season it is.
Lots of history with a great view
Uptown
#12 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Fort Snelling National Cemetery
#13 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
I visit family grave sites every year.
Computer was there to assist in locating grave sites and maps can be printed.
Minneapolis City Hall
#14 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
IT'S fantastic a must see if your in Minneapolis Minnesota along with other landmarks in Minnesota you'll love it here
This building is a must see for everyone There are a number of locations for events......We had our Wedding Ceremony in "chambers" A real special feeling landmark in Minneapolis
Wells Fargo Museum
#15 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
At the very least, stop in the main lobby to view a beautifully restored Wells Fargo wagon.
Williams Arena
#16 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
If you sit much higher, you start to get an obstructed view from an overhang.
The Armory
#17 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Love the amenities the on site parking and the beautiful space
In 2018, with the Super Bowl underway, a local landmark made a grand reopening.
Mariucci Arena
#18 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
With a big sheet of ice and great site lines be prepared for an exciting hockey experience.
Lock and Dam No. 1
#19 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Great pace to walk to the Stone Arch bridge with a terrific view of the river from the bridge.
Viewing in the spring or after a big rain gives you a good view of the massive power of the river.
Nicollet Mall
#20 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Nicollet Avenue
#21 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Upper St. Anthony Lock and Dam
#22 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
A ton of info on how they created the lock and dam, incredible views and hopefully it's a nice day to get out and see it from the stone bridge.
Great view from our steamer
Water Power Park
#23 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
The Mary Tyler Moore House
#24 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Purple Rain House
#25 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
IDS Building
#26 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
The service, the views and the location was outstanding.
St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
#27 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
You do not have to be a member to view this beautiful Cathedral.
Aveda Institute Minneapolis
#28 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Witch's Hat Water Tower - Tower Hill Park
#29 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
Great view of the skyline downtown and the surrounding areas!
Great to get up high in this otherwise fairly flat area, and the views were worth it.
Mississippi Mile
#30 of 59 Sights & Landmarks in Minneapolis
There were waterfalls, a huge bridge, historic flour mills, & lots of people of all ages out enjoying the view.