Minneapolis is a treasure trove of arts, culture, shopping and sport, all situated among an abundance of rivers and lakes. Book your flight to Minneapolis with Aer Lingus and experience the beauty and charm of this diverse city along the mighty Mississippi River.
Arts and Theatre in Minneapolis
Minneapolis has a range of live theatre, including Shakespeare, modern comedies, musicals and opera. See what’s on in the historic Hennepin Theatre District or the popular Guthrie Theatre. Head to Orchestra Hall to hear the sweet sounds of the Minnesota Orchestra. For those travelling with little ones, see a production at the Children's Theatre Company.
Wander through the famous Mall of America or head to Nicollet Mall in Downtown Minneapolis to shop from favourite brands. If it’s summer and you’d rather shop for locally produced goods, then check out the weekly Nicollet Mall Farmers' Market or Mill City Museum.
Outdoor Activities in Minneapolis
Walk along one of the many paths that line the Mississippi River, or rent a canoe and row along its banks. For a more tranquil water going experience, try fishing in one of the five lakes that make up the Chain of Lakes district. On a clear day, climb the trails of the Minnehaha Regional Park and enjoy the scenic view of the park below.
Downtown Minneapolis is best experienced on foot since it’s quite compact and many of the attractions are connected via pedestrian footbridges known as the Skyway System.
Upgrade to business class seat on transatlantic flights to Minneapolis connecting through Dublin, so that arrive ready to explore the many parks and trails that line this verdant Midwestern city.