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Great place for grandkids to burn off energy on rainy day

My grandkids love to wander in the skyways. There are so many things to look at both inside and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
michelle271fl
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Naples, Florida
Wonder why this is not done in all Metropolitan cities !!!

As some one who works in Downtown Minneapolis I love the skyway as its extremely convenient. As... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kedar G
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Carteret, New Jersey
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Minneapolis, MN
Downtown
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My grandkids love to wander in the skyways. There are so many things to look at both inside and out. Views of the cars a and trucks below is great. In an area that gets so cold in the winter these skyways are a godsend....More

Thank michelle271fl
Reviewed 6 days ago

As some one who works in Downtown Minneapolis I love the skyway as its extremely convenient. As someone who has worked in downtown Manhattan i wonder why never implemented it. I understand the difference in landscape but I can think of lot of places all...More

Thank Kedar G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was able to use the skyway system during several visits downtown. You can get around several city blocks near the Nicollette Mall without having to go outside. Great method to get around during foul or wintery weather

Thank hoofhearted02
Reviewed 1 week ago

The skyway system is a nice amenity for any who are downtown during times when the famous Twin Cities weather starts to roar. Note that some sections close down earlier than others. This also creates a two level walking environment, separate from street level. I...More

Thank jonp276
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a great system to use to keep you out of the weather/elements but the hours are limited. It's especially difficult to maneuver on weekends or after events.

Thank Ronda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You wouldn't really visit Minneapolis for the Skyway as its just part of downtown, but its bit different to other cities, effectively all the offices, shops, cafe's malls etc are one storey up connected by an extensive series of walkways, effectively the city is one...More

Thank Julian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was built primarily for winter, I imagine, but when I visited on a summer day with non-stop rain, I was very happy that this indoor walkway system was in place. The system is so comprehensive that I walked a full mile from almost the...More

1  Thank vichy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Skyway is a great way to get around downtown Minneapolis. My past visits were in the wintertime and this time it was raining outside. It's really great to be able to get to all of the prime locations downtown without having to got out...More

Thank danielrU9046XW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect for walking to the convention center during the humid summers. Easy to navigate on the south side of downtown.

Thank TamaraLG
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We entered the 2nd story skyway system which is over 8-9 miles, at the Hyatt Regency on LaSalle & 13th street to 3rd Street & 5th Ave.in under 1-1/2 hours. Minneapolis has the largest skyway system in the world. It is open from 5AM to...More

Thank Bill T
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nahidjamalmacdi
10 August 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
18 March 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
27 February 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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