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

1. Traveling light

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

2. Lovin' spoonful

Minneapolis Sculpture Garden by @pinandhem

3. Show factory

Guthrie Theater by @nattapol

4. Jazzed up

Dakota Jazz Club by @realmrbrooks

5. Flour power

Mill Ruins Park by @roosegoose

6. Rush hour

Minnehaha Falls by @lsslette

7. Heavenly pie

Pizza Lucé by @dougmoring

8. Hell's delight

Hell's Kitchen by @kurolisa

9. Spanning history

Stone Arch Bridge by @brookwall

10. Lifted up

The Basilica of Saint Mary by @prettygoodeye

11. Funky fortress

Weisman Art Museum by @bjornrk

12. Evening glow

Minneapolis skyline by @laurenlevan

13. Wall welcome

Dinkytown neighborhood by @ehilg

14. Tart art

Salty Tart bakery by @lhp620

15. Her smile

Mary Tyler Moore statue by @mapledipped

16. Heavy coat

Minneapolis Institute of Arts by @jakerunestad

17. Outta here

Target Field by @84ability

18. Stunning suspense

Orpheum Theatre by @saristockhaus

19. Lawn games

Brit's Pub rooftop by @rami0074

20. Sweet dreams

Lake Calhoun by @misslindseyjay

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

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