Walker Art Center725 Vineland Pl
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Located off Hennepin & Lyndale exit from either I-94 or 394, follow signs to Vineland Place. Parking available.Get Directions
With 11 galleries of modern and contemporary art, the Walker Cinema, and McGuire Theater, the Walker is an essential experience for the culturally curious. Dine at the Gather Café, and find artful gifts at the Walker Shop. Stroll the 11 acres of the adjacent Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, featuring the iconic Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture and fountain.
May of 2018 brings the launch of Sensory Friendly Sunday (SFS), a monthly, free offering for individuals with sensory sensitivities and Autism Spectrum Disorders. SFS will be held on first or second Sunday of the month from 8am–11am, before the galleries open to the public. SFS will offer visitors the opportunity to make art together, explore the galleries, watch a short film, or relax in a different setting.
This program aims to improve the Walker’s capacity to meet the needs of children, teenagers, and adults with sensory sensitivities, and their families, through this monthly, free, educational program.
Hours & Dates
- Tuesday: 11:00am - 5:00pm
- Wednesday: 11:00am - 5:00pm
- Thursday: 11:00am - 9:00pm
- Friday: 11:00am - 6:00pm
- Saturday: 11:00am - 6:00pm
- Sunday: 11:00am - 5:00pm
Admission: $15 (adults), $13 (seniors 62+), $10 (students), FREE for children and teens under 18 and Walker members. Active military $7.50. Free every Target Free Thursday Night (5–9 pm) and the first Saturday of every month.
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
Meetings & Conferences
- Banquet facilities maximum capacity: 380
- Catering available
- Facility accommodates meetings for 30 or more
- Largest meeting room (sq ft): 3100
- Meeting/convention facilities maximum capacity: 600
- Number of meeting rooms: 9
- On-site catering required
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 504 reviews
This museum is more of a cultural center. The museum portion has several floors with varying exhibits. Although the modern art can be quite bizarre, it is always entertaining and though provoking.
— dmittleman, August 15, 2021
Much more fun than I expected! I have never been to an art gallery and I really liked it. Some parts were boring and we went quite fast but others were incredible and worth a lot of time...
— Savannah N, August 2, 2021
i am about the least knowledgeable art person one can find - however my son is a bit of an expert. he brought us here and i must say i really enjoyed myself. fascinating and thought provoking...
— jon s, April 7, 2021
The art exhibits were wonderful. But visitors should take time to notice the beauty of the design of the building itself. The sight lines; the natural lighting, the polished white stone walls, the...
— Peter Z, August 31, 2020
This museum is a great way to get to see more contemporary art and enjoy a very well organized structure that is quite lovely itself. If you only get to go to one museum in Minneapolis, I would...
— markwU2321MM, February 16, 2020