Foshay Museum and Observation Deck821 Marquette Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55402
The Foshay Tower is one of the most recognizable landmarks in the Twin Cities. Utilities magnate Wilbur Foshay built this endearing homage to the Washington Monument in 1929. At 447 feet housing 32 stories, the Foshay Tower was the tallest building in the Midwest for 48 years. Visit the museum to uncover the remarkable story behind this unique skyscraper and its eccentric creator. And view the city from the outdoor Observation Deck on the 31st floor.
DatesOpen daily from 9 am-9 pm. Observation Deck Winter hours are subject to the weather. Please call ahead.
Please call for group rates.
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
- Other Accessibility Features: The Observation Deck can only be reached by climbing two flights of stairs. We have an interactive webcam for viewing the city from the museum level.