The bigger of the Twin Cities, Minneapolis is known for its impressive art collection and its global take on food and activities. Our favorite Instagram shots capture the essence of the buzzing, melting pot metro.

By Jess Hoffert
March 25, 2014
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1. Traveling light

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METRO Blue Line light-rail/Hiawatha Avenue by @84ability

2. Lovin' spoonful

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Minneapolis Sculpture Garden by @pinandhem

3. Show factory

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Guthrie Theater by @nattapol

4. Jazzed up

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Dakota Jazz Club by @realmrbrooks

5. Flour power

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Mill Ruins Park by @roosegoose

6. Rush hour

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Minnehaha Falls by @lsslette

7. Heavenly pie

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Pizza Lucé by @dougmoring

8. Hell's delight

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Hell's Kitchen by @kurolisa

9. Spanning history

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Stone Arch Bridge by @brookwall

10. Lifted up

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The Basilica of Saint Mary by @prettygoodeye

11. Funky fortress

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Weisman Art Museum by @bjornrk

12. Evening glow

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Minneapolis skyline by @laurenlevan

13. Wall welcome

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Dinkytown neighborhood by @ehilg

14. Tart art

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Salty Tart bakery by @lhp620

15. Her smile

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Mary Tyler Moore statue by @mapledipped

16. Heavy coat

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Minneapolis Institute of Arts by @jakerunestad

17. Outta here

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Target Field by @84ability

18. Stunning suspense

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Orpheum Theatre by @saristockhaus

19. Lawn games

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Brit's Pub rooftop by @rami0074

20. Sweet dreams

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Lake Calhoun by @misslindseyjay

Join the fun! Share your #midwestmoment on Instagram and we might feature you @midwestlivingmag.

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