Destination Minneapolis

destination-minneapolis

Minneaoplis – home of the Jucy Lucy! During the 2019 Utility Leadership Conference, take time out of your stay to find out what's a Jucy Lucy and visit other popular attractions throughout Minneapolis.

Como Park Zoo and Conservatory

There is plenty to see at the zoo and conservatory such as animals, gardens, sculptures, and more. Stop by and see what adventures awaits you at this popular Minneapolis attraction. Oh - and admission is free!

Guthrie Theater

Whether it's comedy, drama, or romance - there's always a show you won't want to miss playing at the Gurthie Theater. Along with amazing theatrical shows, the Gurthie also offers tours of the building. The 3 tours available at the theater are the Architecture Tour, Backstage Tour, and Costume Rentals Tour. Please be sure to check out the theater's website for more information regarding ticket sales and more.

Mall of America

Welcome to the Mall of America – where there's a little bit of everything for everyone! Stop by and shop the day away, eat delicious food, or catch all the thrills at Nickelodeon Universe.

Mill City Farmers Market

The Mill City Farmers Market offers fresh groceries, cooking demonstrations, and free outdoor yoga – what more could you ask for!

Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

Talk a self-guided tour of one of the most iconic gardens in Minneapolis. Current sculptures include Arikidea, Hahn/Cock, Geometric Mouse, and Spoonbridge and Cherry.

Museums

There are endless museums that explore the history of Minneapolis, art, science, and anything you can think of. Please visit the link above for a full list of museums in downtown Minneapolis and its surrounding cities.

 

Nicollet

Another dining, entertainment, and shopping center that is a must-see is Nicollet. This shopping center is home to the Minneapolis Skyway System, Minnesota Orchestra, and the Mary Tyler Moore statue.   

Paisley Park

Prince has produced many of his albums, recorded films, and hosted live performances at Paisley Park. The Park is now open to the public and gives fans from all over the world a Prince experience they'll never forget.

Public Art

You are sure to come across some amazing murals and street art in downtown Minneapolis. Be sure to look out for The Times They Are A-Changin, Paddling Squirrels, and the Prince Mural.  

Target Field

Catch the excitement of a good ol' baseball game at Target Field! The MLB's Minnesota Twins have a home game everyday during the Conference. Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday night's game is in the evening. The Wednesday night game is at noon. If you're unable to attend a game but would still like to see the stadium – no problem! Target Field offers 90-minute guided tours. Please visit the website for information regarding the game and tour schedule.

US Bank Stadium

On the 90-minute guided tour you will get an inside look at the architecture of the stadium, Minnesota Viking history, and so much more. Please be sure to visit the stadium's website for more information regarding tour times and fees.