MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ART
The impressive neoclassic building houses works from Monet, Matisse, van Gogh, Rembrandt and Degas, plus an extensive collection of worldly artifcats
Located in the Whittier neighborhood of Minneapolis, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, or Mia as it's called by locals, is the biggest arts educator in the state. Its collection consists of more than 83,000 objects spanning 40,000 years and features a comprehensive survey of Asian and African art in addition to contemporary art, textiles, sculptures, world-famous paintings, seasonal exhibitions and historical works by Monet, Matisse, van Gogh and Rembrandt. From free admission to visitors’ ability to bring cameras, laptops and easels into the museum, Mia truly is a museum for the people.