Meet Minneapolis Visitor Center

Welcome to Minneapolis! Our friendly visitor center staff and retail store is here to help you navigate (and shop) the city.

Meet Minneapolis staff are available in-person or over the phone at 612-397-9278 to answer questions from visitors, share visitor maps and help with suggestions about things to do in Minneapolis and the surrounding area.

Visitor Center Address
505 Nicollet Mall, Suite 100
(Inside the CenterPoint Energy building)
Minneapolis, MN 55402


Store Hours (Central Standard Time, through April 30)

Monday - Friday
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

10:00 am to 5:00 pm


Our visitor center may also close early due to: inclement weather, building issues or as needed for staff training as well as alter store hours for conventions & events. All closures known in advance are communicated with in-store signage and online.


Consider one of the following parking options if you plan to drive to our visitor center: 

Parking meters - There are numerous spots along 6th St between Hennepin Ave and Marquette Ave as well as on Marquette Ave between 7th St and 3rd St. Please visit the city's parking meter website for rates, times and restrictions. 

Parking ramps - Several ramps are located within 3 blocks of our visitor center, including the Rand Tower ramp and the Minneapolis Central Library underground ramp

Minnesota Makers Retail Store

Our retailer partner inside the visitor center, Minnesota Makers, features the work of over 100 Minnesota artists. Shopping at Minnesota Makers is like shopping with more than 100 local small businesses in one. Our retailer's direct phone is 612-397-9277 and is open during the same hours as our visitor center. 

Partner Offers

The following partner discounts can be purchased (credit card only, please) at the Meet Minneapolis Visitor Center: