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Minneapolis Institute of Art

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Address: 2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404
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+1 612-870-3131
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
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Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Travel through 4,000 years of world history as you view more than 80,000...

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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There is much variety when it came to displays at this art institute. It was fantastic to see different genres and themes! Each floor required a new thought process which made it... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There is much variety when it came to displays at this art institute. It was fantastic to see different genres and themes! Each floor required a new thought process which made it repeatedly satisfying. The building itself is a beautiful structure and well maintained. We would definitely recommend repeat visits for changing displays!

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Oakdale, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Met several friends to take in the Martin Luther; the Reformation exhibit. Wonderful and captivating. However one cannot visit here and not wish to return. There are halls of all times and objects here one is inclined to plan a Return visit while still preparing to leave the current one! A gem for locals and time worthy for visitors

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Thank Linda D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We go to this museum whenever we get the chance. It's great to walk through in-depth, or just run through your favorite areas if you only have a little bit of time. The period rooms give a unique view of art and history. I especially love the Japanese area, and the Impressionist area.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I usually come for a traveling exposition and stay to look a the permanent display which is very extensive and great quality

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Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Minneapolis Institute of Arts is a wonderful museum - from their complete period rooms to special exhibits such as the recent one on Martin Luther. We visit several times each year. While there, try for rush tickets at Children's Theater. Every play is well produced.

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Thank duckard2017
Minneapolis, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very nice museum in a great location/uptown Minneapolis. Great during the summer too. They change the artifacts from time to time. Very educational and peaceful place.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My most recent visit was to see the exhibit Martin Luther and the Art of the Reformation. I go to Mia multiple times a year and it never disappoints. The permanent collections are fantastic and the building itself is fun to explore and has great history. Mia showcases Minneapolis' commitment to the arts and it is a great way to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wide variety of art is displayed. Special exhibits are very well done. Recently had a guided tour of the exhibit Martin Luther: Art and the Reformation with a Homeschool group. I was quite pleased with our guide and the exhibit. Would highly recommend this museum.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A great place to go during Minnesota dreary winter. The Art in Bloomin the spring always is inspiring.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

MIA is always a treat! It's Asian collection and the Period rooms are wonderful. The Architecture collection is not extensive, but what is there is great. The only disappointment in the Native American collection... Lovely ceramic collection, but absolutely nothing Mimbres! Specialty revolving exhibits are always top notch!

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