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Minneapolis Institute of Art

2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404-3506
+1 612-870-3131
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Another great experience!

The art displayed has been around the MIA but ... the way this show was presented was an adventure... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ElisabethOnMaui
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Lahaina, Hawaii
One of the finest art museums of the world!

I was there with a friend and we attended Art in Bloom. This event was one of the BEST I have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NancyBelle2014
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Wayland, Massachusetts
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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.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“period rooms” (100 reviews)
“van gogh” (43 reviews)
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2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55404-3506
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The art displayed has been around the MIA but ... the way this show was presented was an adventure in itself. With great love to detail, innovative and so very different to other ways to display art it was a great experience. Smells were added,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was there with a friend and we attended Art in Bloom. This event was one of the BEST I have seen. The flowers were spectacular and the containers were so creative. There were over 160 arrangements from local garden club and groups, far surpassing...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Minneapolis Institute of Art is a great Museum. It shares a building with the Minnesota Children's Theater (which is also a great place to go). There is a wide variety of things to see, from ancient Asian collections, to impressionist and modern paintings, as...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many famous pieces, lots of variety. And the best part- it's free! Parking can be a bit difficult to find but it's still worth a trip over there.

Thank Je B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum has a larger collection than art museums in much larger cities. You could easily spend more than a day there or just a couple hours. It is free except for special shows (The current China show is amazing-- and not your typical are...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the art and floral arrangements, but it was very busy. We went on a Thursday and it was free of charge. We also checked out the Target addition. It was pretty cool. Always a lift of spirit to see beautiful flowers after...More

Thank Deb B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The MIA has has a great variety of art, from ancient sculptures to modern art, and frequent special exhibits (e.g. the Art Collection of China). It also has interesting events--the annual Art in Bloom which matches flower arrangements with art, and monthly opportunities to go...More

Thank Leah H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once a month this first class art museum has a day devoted to families. Art projects, music and more. It is always a great time with the grandkids. The rest of the month is also great. It’s a free museum with a wonderful collection. Special...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favorite place to get lost in thought, contemplation, and whimsy. The guides are friendly and helpful!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After nearly 9 years of membership and enjoyment of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, I am livid and disappointed and never going back again after today's visit. I took my nearly 3 year old son with me to the MIA today to check out the...More

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loebarb
15 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.
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namaste881
13 April 2017|
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Response from Juergen K | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is an audio guide app available for purchase.
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25 August 2016|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure how to quickly get there from Woodbury. If you get to downtown Mpls you can take the Nicollet Avenue bus and get off on 24th and head a few blocks east.
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