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Minneapolis Institute of Art

Closed Now: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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I can't argue with free....

I was in town on a cold weekend so I decided to make the short drive into the city. I always enjoy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Corpus Christi, Texas
MIA good

This is an excellent place to spend 2 hrs or all day. The art exhibits are varied and intresting... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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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 2 days ago

I was in town on a cold weekend so I decided to make the short drive into the city. I always enjoy the classical art and archeology sections from different cultures. As usual, the modern art is garbage like any other art museum, but luckily...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an excellent place to spend 2 hrs or all day. The art exhibits are varied and intresting, from chineise art to american contemporary, african to european. good palce to go especially when the weather is cold.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My daughter loves anything Egyptian, so we came just for their special exhibit. It was $20 a person, which seems a bit steep for a temporary exhibit in a free art museum-but alas, it is her love, so we paid it. The Egypt part was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jessica D
Reviewed 5 days ago

This institute is a wonderful attribute in the city of Minneapolis. We barely finished one level and there are two more stories full of exhibits to enjoy. We definitely need to go back and finish what we started! One lovely perk is that it's FREE!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Debra A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether you love history, art, or architecture, you will enjoy MIA. I highly recommend downloading the Riddle Me This app. Also free! Parking - easy to find free on street parking or there is a ramp shared with the CTC. Seriously, this place is a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TravelRules14
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome museum! Easy to get around and the exhibits were amazing! Would love to return! It was the first time for my son to go an art museum and he loved it!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 333roxannes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live in the Twin Cities and go as often as possible! Amazing FREE MUSEUM with world class art! A fun trip for the whole family!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 135ericz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whether you’re a local or visiting from out of town this is one of the country’s ( that’s right - “country’s) premier art museums. And unlike many whose prices make art inaccessible to the masses this museum is 100% free! The exhibits are too many...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I still love going to the MIA ever since I went to MCAD next doors, I’ve loved wandering through the endless halls of artifacts and art. We went to see the Sunken Cities of Egypt and it was a wonderful exhibit! If you love art...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jellomo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always a pleasure to spend time here. The current special exhibit, Sunken Ciies of Egypt, is so impressive.

Date of experience: March 2019
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26 June 2018|
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Response from NZSITM | Reviewed this property |
Just come and explore. On our weekday visit in late May, we saw 6-8 yellow school buses parked outside and a lot of students of all ages roaming around the whole place. The teachers and guides took them everywhere. Since the... More
14 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 JuergenK161 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is an audio guide app available for purchase.