14 Top Attractions in the Twin Cities
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
A stunning recent expansion showcases highlights of an enormous collection, with nearly 80,000 works that span over 5,000 years of human history. The renowned Asian art collection is a must-see, as well as the European exhibit and the Modern and Contemporary galleries (pictured at left). Pick up a brochure for a self-guided tour of the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, or join a public tour. Admission is free. Refreshments and live music are offered on Third Thursdays (888/642-2787; artsmia.org).