Mary Tyler Moore statue
Weisman Art Museum
The Weisman, which occupies a swooping silver structure by architect Frank Gehry, is a uni (and city) highlight. It recently reopened...
University of Minnesota
The University of Minnesota, by the river southeast of Minneapolis' center, is one of the USA's largest campuses, with over 50,000...
Mill City Farmer's Market
On Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings, the Mill City Farmer's Market takes place in the Mill City museum's attached train shed.
Triple Rock Social Club
Triple Rock is a popular punk-alternative club.
The ultimate hole in the wall: 14 stools at a tiny counter. Whenever a customer comes in, everyone picks up their plates and scoots down...
Lonely Planet review
Nicollet Mall is the pedestrian-friendly portion of Nicollet Ave in the heart of downtown, dense with stores, bars and restaurants. It's perhaps most famous as the spot where Mary Tyler Moore (of 70s TV fame) threw her hat into the air during the show's opening sequence. A cheesy Mary Tyler Moore statue depicts our girl doing just that.