Visit the Museum
Enjoy FREE general admission to the museum every day, thanks to the generosity of MIA members and supporters!
The museum is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and July 4.
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
2400 Third Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Toll Free: (888) MIA ARTS (642-2787)
The museum is located one mile south of downtown Minneapolis at the intersection of 3rd Avenue South and East 24th Street. map »
The MIA is readily accessible by Metro Transit bus. more about busing »
Parking is available in the ramps south of the Institute on 3rd Avenue as well as the lot northeast of the 24th Street and 3rd Avenue intersection. more about parking »
Visitors to the MIA often post their photographs on public Web sites like Flickr.
Click here to see some examples.
Visitor Photography Policy
Photographing or videotaping of the museum's collection without a tripod and for personal use is permitted; however, flash photography of textiles is not allowed. Objects in changing exhibitions may not be photographed or videotaped. Loaned objects cannot be photographed or filmed without the owner's permission.
To inquire about tri-pod permission please download the tri-pod permission form below and follow directions. Please allow 72 hours for permission. If you have any questions, please call (612) 870-3000.
tripod permission form » (84KB .pdf)