Sister Cities

Minneapolis is proud to be part of the Sister City Program, started by President Dwight Eisenhower to foster people-to-people citizen diplomacy.

We partner with 12 other cities spanning the entire world over. Continue on for more information on the program and participating cities.

Make sure to visit Sister Cities Day to learn about this program.

Minneapolis was proud to welcome the 59th Sister Cities International Annual Conference, which was held July 16-18, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis. Below, you will find our welcome!