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Minneapolis Institute of Art

2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404-3506
+1 612-870-3131
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Stunning museum

The building itself is majestic. The art is varied and gorgeous. I can't believe this place is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Barbara B
Belton, Texas, United States
Do not miss

Just a great art museum that is a do not miss in Minneapolis. Check what is in the Target wing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Travel through 4,000 years of world history as you view more than 80,000 works of sculpture, photography, paintings, drawings and prints.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404-3506
+1 612-870-3131
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The building itself is majestic. The art is varied and gorgeous. I can't believe this place is free! It is enormous. It would take several visits to really see it all, but please go at least once. Really worthwhile!

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just a great art museum that is a do not miss in Minneapolis. Check what is in the Target wing - often quite interesting.

Thank johncbutler
Reviewed 1 week ago

The exhibits at the MIA are expansive, gorgeous, and the space is inviting and engaging. One of our favorite events is Art in Bloom and even allotting 3 hours, we never get through it all. This is a wonderful, calm destination on a warm (or...More

Thank 743leslieg
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on an 11:30 tour, which I recommend. When he asked for a show of hands where people were from, about 10 of 20 were from outside Minnesota. Once you're in the museum, it's evident why. Loved that tour, which focuses on unusual things,...More

1  Thank midwesterner5
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are from Minnesota and get to the art institute about twice a year. We came on a hot summer day as a family. You can explore this beautiful place free of charge - but of course - donations are welcome - and I think...More

2  Thank KMMS1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with friends and family, very nice and lots of places and room with all kind of pictures, artifacts, and so much more..

Thank Scrap Y
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quality display of Luther and Reformation artifacts. Good lighting which set off the displays. Very good.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an awesome time..... everyone was nice friendly and very knowledgeable about the arts in the museum also a very kid friendly environment

Thank Edmund N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit art museums every time we travel. We could have stayed there all day. Awesome exhibits, clean, friendly staff and FREE. Yes, they do have a donation jar, who doesn't? Still worth the price!

Thank SavvyTravelsUSA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was beautiful its a good place to go see n the people was very nice art was beautiful to see local art

Thank Brianca48
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15 September 2017|
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Response from mushroomjar | Reviewed this property |
Maybe post this question via the "Contact Us" page on the MIA website.
13 April 2017|
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Response from Juergen K | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is an audio guide app available for purchase.
25 August 2016|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure how to quickly get there from Woodbury. If you get to downtown Mpls you can take the Nicollet Avenue bus and get off on 24th and head a few blocks east.