Welcome to Welge Travel Report's guide to the best of Minneapolis & St. Paul. WTR's Minneapolis & St. Paul map shows you the location of The Walker Art Center and The Museum of Russian Art.
WTR's Carlota Cuisine describes the signature dish at Broders' Pasta Bar and Cucina Italiana and what to order at Butcher & Boar.
Minneapolis & St. Paul
Welge Travel Report Notables for Minneapolis & St. Paul
Getting around Minneapolis & St. Paul
Public transportation for Minneapolis & St. Paul
WTR's Tony Transit thinks you need a car for this trip, but Tony says for the best info on public transportation in Minneapolis & St. Paul go to https://www.minneapolis.org/map-transportation/
Amtrak (www.amtrak.com) - Your connection to more than 500 stations in 46 states. For online information and train schedules visit www.amtrak.com or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245)
People Watching in Minneapolis & St. Paul
Our Francois Flaneur says the best "PW" in Minneapolis & St. Paul is Lake Harriet.
Beverages in Minneapolis & St. Paul
WTR's Larry Lager says Minneapolis & St. Paul has a big craft beer scene.
Dining in Minneapolis & St. Paul
Our Carlota Cuisine says the best dining is at Young Joni - Br: Sa,Su, D: Tu-Su, 165 13th Ave NE, 612-345-5719
Start with the head-on prawns, the the Thai sausages, cauliflower with with shishito peppers and raisins, grilled kale salad and their signature pizza. Save room for the Church Basement Cookies.
Nightlife/Entertainment Area in Minneapolis & St. Paul
WTR's Shauna Showtime thinks the best nightlife is Downtown in the Warehouse District and Nicollet Mall.
Shopping in Minneapolis & St. Paul
Our Shari Shopper says it's worth the trip to the Mall of America.
From musical acts to celebrity book signings to fashion shows, Mall of America is the Hollywood of the Midwest.
It is located in Bloomington, southeast of the junction of Interstate 494 and State Highway 77. It is across the interstate from the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport.
Recognition for Minneapolis & St. Paul
We extend special thanks to the people who manage and/or own the institutions, museums and restaurants featured in our guides. In some instances we have relied on their descriptions and photos.
Lagniappe for Minneapolis & St. Paul
WTR's Ernie Exhibit provides information on special current exhibitions for our featured museums such as: The Walker Art Center
Now to July 29, 2018 see allen Ruppersberg: Intellectual Property 1968-2018
The exhibition offers an opportunity to experience the artist’s work with unprecedented breadth and depth. Featured artworks include early installations such as Al’s Cafeand Al’s Grand Hotel, his groundbreaking participatory projects of the late 1960s; photo-based narratives combining text and image; and more recent installations containing his commercial letterpress posters, ephemera, drawings, and films.