Discover Minneapolis: A Self-Guided Audio Tour of the Riverfront

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 3.3km
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Duration 1h
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After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
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With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
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  • You'll receive a self-guided audio tour right after booking
  • Unlock the past with the In-App Audio Tour
  • Admire vibrant Victorian homes on Nicollet Path
  • Feel the rush at St Anthony Falls Overlook
  • Explore art at Gold Medal Park sculptures
  • Discover milling history at Mill City Museum
Embark on a self-guided audio tour through the heart of Minneapolis, designed for those with a thirst for the city's riverfront history and architecture. This tour is tailored for the curious traveler eager to explore Minneapolis's transformation from a milling giant to a bustling metropolis, all while walking along the picturesque banks of the Mississippi River. Starting at the Open Book Literary Center, a hub for literary and artistic minds, and culminating at the scenic Nicollet Island Pavilion overlooking St. Anthony Falls, you're in for a journey through time and beauty. The route takes you past landmarks like the Stone Arch Bridge and the iconic US Bank Stadium, through the lush landscapes of Gold Medal Park, and the buzzing atmosphere of St. Anthony Main. You'll tread paths where nature and urban life exist in a unique symbiosis, and witness the historic charm of Nicollet Island's Victorian-era buildings. Along the way, you'll uncover the legacies that meld into the infrastructure, parks, and community spaces that define this great city. The experience is enhanced with stories of the milling heritage, preserved architecture, and the lively currents of urban development that have shaped Minneapolis.

What's included

  • Downloadable self-guided audio tour via the WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Earphones are not included — please bring your own
  • Tickets to the attractions along the way are not included

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Nicollet Island Pavilion - End of Tour
East Power Street, Миннеаполис, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Open Book Literary Center
Open Book, 1011, Washington Avenue South, Миннеаполис, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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