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Gold Medal Park

Second Street and 11th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
+1 612-230-6400
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Small park but important

Mississippi River, much smaller than downstream, goes right by. You can see the Gold Medal Flour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Des Moines, Iowa
Well kept up park

The Gold Medal Park is just so beautiful. It's so beautiful that a wedding party was having their... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Patti D
Hudson, Massachusetts
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Second Street and 11th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
+1 612-230-6400
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mississippi River, much smaller than downstream, goes right by. You can see the Gold Medal Flour plant ruins made into a museum on one side and uber cool apartments on the other side. The park itself is well maintained and has a walking trail and...More

Thank RandyKasal
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The Gold Medal Park is just so beautiful. It's so beautiful that a wedding party was having their photos taken inside the park. The park has nice wide paths and enough trees to sit under in the shade. The girls loved going most of the...More

Thank Patti D
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great little park right in the heart of Minneapolis' new US Bank Stadium. I have the pleasure of going for a run here a few of the mornings as it is right next to the bridge that crosses into St. Paul. From...More

Thank Alexander B
Reviewed 24 June 2017

An interesting but nondescript Park near the River. Maybe a good place to contemplate life, but nothing of excitement here.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Next to the Guthrie, GMP is an excellent setting to catch some rays or just get outside and see the sights. Dominated by a grassy hill in the center with a gently spiraling walkway to the top, climbers are rewarded with some convenient seating and...More

Thank Ge0rgiaPil0t
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Among my favorite corners of Minneapolis is Gold Medal Park. Whether by bike or by foot, the trails along the part a are wonderul metro hideaway.

Thank DottieLouChief
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great, pet-friendly park to romp through on a beautiful day. Start your walk with a trip to Izzy's Ice Cream on the South edge of the park!

1  Thank Rod_Minnesota
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Quiet area to walk or hang out - nice green space in middle of city. Good exercise area - but great place to rest on a nice summer day.

Thank JD2009Trvlr
Reviewed 1 August 2016

You can't beat the beautiful green lawn with great sculptures, leading up to a tall slope with views of the river. Be sure to go inside the Guthrie Theater next door, take the escalator to the top, and look down from the balcony (for free!)...More

1  Thank shersgirls
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Came here for the fireworks on the 4th of July--the park was packed but pleasant and comfortable. The hill in the center of the park offers wonderful views.

1  Thank v0yageur22
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