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Minneapolis Institute of Art

2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404-3506
+1 612-870-3131
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Great fun for whole family, within reason.

Brought whole family as part of MIA and Children's Theater day long outing. MIA offers a multitude... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Great art museum!

A friend wanted to visit the MIA. I was pleasantly surprised at the amount of art they had as well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Emily J
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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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2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404-3506
+1 612-870-3131
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Brought whole family as part of MIA and Children's Theater day long outing. MIA offers a multitude of areas where everyone has an opportunity to see, hear, or interact with so many interesting mediums that the day speeds by and you still feel as if...More

Thank JLo5424
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A friend wanted to visit the MIA. I was pleasantly surprised at the amount of art they had as well as the variety. It is a great place for those who appreciate art to visit.

Thank Emily J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed the interactive algae spirulina exhibit in June. Really, I always enjoy MIA, especially the Chinese chair and office set up with the desk pieces amd cricket cage. Art in Bloom is probably my favorite time to go. Please leave a donation if you...More

Thank ExportLove
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There is so much to see here. We've been multiple times in the past few years and it never gets old. The premiere exhibits (the only thing that requires money to see) are exceptional and worth the price. Would recommend to anyone who enjoys art,...More

Thank Morgynne M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped in on a Sunday Family Day. Impressive use of space to engage the kids with a lot of fun activities but still keep the museum enjoyable for a more contemplative visit for adults. A lot of great stuff on every floor, easily requiring multiple...More

Thank MattyFitzAK
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a gem of a museum! We were pleasantly surprised by the variety of art this gallery holds and the best part of it is that is free. This is a must do if you enjoy all kinds of art. We went with a few...More

Thank Jeanny V
Reviewed 5 days ago

Each city we visit, we try to visit their art museum and i especially wanted to see MIA's Asian art, especially the carved jade pieces. The Asian section is very nice with lots of excellent pieces. Enjoyed the "scholar's living quarters display" with the explanation...More

Thank Jclouie2014
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this lovely museum and will return again. It is a magical place of great art displayed in beautifully non-distracting rooms. It is a real treasure for art lovers.

Thank Deborah E
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a wonderful exhibition of great art from many different periods. A very interesting display that art lovers will enjoy. One could spend countless hours here as the displays are well laid out with interesting written descriptions.

Thank J1185ZBjimd
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to a greasy spoon breakfast place called Al's breakfast which is famous been open for 50 years you sit at the counter!They serve breakfast only you have to go!Its an experience we loved it there is a juicy Lucys but we never go...More

Thank Sharon R
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12 April 2017|
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Response from Juergen K | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is an audio guide app available for purchase.
24 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.
Joyce G
11 May 2016|
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Response from Ana T | Reviewed this property |
Thank you :) We took a bus from downtown and it was about 15 minutes.