Directory Entry Category: Attractions
One of the nation’s most renowned contemporary art museums. Admission: $14 adults, $12 seniors (62+), $9 students, ages 18 and younger free. Free Thu. 5-9 p.m. and the first Sat. of every month.
From the stunning outdoor collection and onsite award-winning dining, to the state-of-the-art cinema and theater, the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis offers an all-encompassing cultural experience. Featuring a number of cutting edge exhibitions alongside a vast permanent collection of modern pieces crafted from both two- and three-dimensional media, the museum is a contemporary art hub. Said to be “possibly the best contemporary art museum in the U.S.” by Newsweek and considered one of the nation’s “big five” museums for modern art, the Walker’s collection focuses on performing and visual arts, showcasing more than 11,000 works.