Locale | Things to Do in Downtown Minneapolis | Hotel Emery
The Vibrant North
Minneapolis, MN is the heartbeat of a vibrant region that offers many great things to do. From museums and shopping to natural splendor, explore all that the area has to offer from the comfortable home base of the conveniently-located downtown Emery.
Since 1963, this downtown Minneapolis theater has been bringing world-class stage productions to life.
This historic Beaux-Arts theater has originated such classics as Victor/Victoria and The Lion King.
A majestic 53-foot waterfall flanked by limestone bluffs is the main draw at this popular Minneapolis park, which also features wading pools.
Walker Art Center
Internationally renowned for its contemporary art and design exhibitions, as well as performances and screenings, the Walker is a cultural must.
Weisman Art Museum
This Frank Gehry-designed artistic haven is also a teaching museum for the University of Minnesota.
Lake of the Isles
Biking, boating, fishing, and picturesque beauty are all on offer at this area park. There’s also ice skating in the winter.
Mall of America
The largest mall in the United States, the Mall of America draws shoppers from the world over to its over 500 shops and dozens of restaurants.
US Bank Stadium
Home of the Minnesota Vikings, the US Bank Stadium is also host to major concerts and cultural happenings.
This recently-renovated arena is home to the NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves and Minnesota Lynx, respectively, and has hosted such musical greats as Bob Dylan and Prince.
The home of the Minnesota Twins located in the historic warehouse district of downtown Minneapolis.
The home of the Minnesota Orchestra, one of the country’s most renowned symphonic ensembles, is a must.
Stone Arch Bridge
As the only arched stone bridge on the Mississippi River, this pedestrian and bicycle bridge is a standout.