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“Relax and bring a picnic” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
725 Vineland Place, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1139
612-375-7600
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Ranked #9 of 169 things to do in Minneapolis
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Owner description: The Minneapolis Sculpture Garden is one of the crown jewels of the city’s park system, uniting two of Minnesota’s most cherished resources—its greenspace and its cultural life. The 11-acre site showcases more than 40 works from the Walker Art Center’s renowned collection. A partnership with the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board, the Garden is a top destination for visitors, who enjoy not only the art but also the seasonal displays in the Cowles Conservatory and the Alene Grossman Memorial Arbor and Flower Garden.
Minneapolis, MN
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45 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Relax and bring a picnic”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

This is just a relaxing place to wander and enjoy the view. Pack a picnic and throw down a blanket . . . sit in the shade of a sculpture.

Visited August 2012
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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39 reviews
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“Iconic Minneapolis”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

If you come to Minneapolis, you HAVE to get a picture of you in front of the cherry & spoon! It is a MUST. Other than that the sculptures are a nice stroll but not too exciting.

Visited August 2012
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Omaha, Nebraska
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“Not Huge but Cool”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Was hoping for a bigger venue with lots and lots of sculptures, but it was a nice walk around. We wandered over after hitting the Walker Center.

Visited October 2012
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
“Very interesting”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

Lots of interesting (and some strange) outdoor art. Great place for photographs. Saw many families having professional photo shoots. Visited on a coolish day, but enjoyed the 'art'! Easy walking excursion.

Visited November 2012
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Chico, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Claus's spoon and cherry”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This was fun to go see the famous sculptures in this park. It's free, only parking in the lot cost $3.50. We took pictures and walked across the bridge.

Visited November 2012
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