|Minneapolis Convention Center Shuttles|
||The beautiful Minneapolis Convention Center is the largest venue of its kind in the upper Midwest, regularly scheduling dozens of different expos, conventions and conferences every month.|
The Minneapolis International offers a variety of shuttle, bus, and taxi options that will take you right to the convention center. Local transit is convenient via the bus system and the ultra-fast LRT Light Rail Transit.
About the Minneapolis Convention Center
This large memorable for its unique architecture with a quadruple-domed roof and recently implemented green technology upgrades. The state of the art facilities make it a popular location for large national conventions such as the Railway Interchange. Established in 1886, the Convention Center has a long and wonderful history serving the local and national community. The convention center’s large auditorium was once home to the Minneapolis Lakers until 1960, when they moved to Los Angeles. The high domed roofs allow the convention center the unique ability to host all types of sporting events, including basketball games. Its vast and spacious design also allows the convention center to host all types of business events, with over 80 meeting rooms and two large ballrooms.
The center is equipped with top of the line technology, cutting edge audio-visual equipment and sound systems, and a full kitchen for custom catering services. Beautiful weddings, sophisticated business luncheons, corporate training seminars and holiday celebrations are just a few of the events the qualified planners and coordinates regularly host at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The Craft Lounge is the newest addition to the center’s selection of dining options, providing delicious meals and an array of craft beers and different wines. The center is conveniently connected to the Holiday Inn Express, where guests can enjoy comfortable rooms with cable television and high-speed wireless Internet.
Things to do in Minneapolis
Another unique interactive attraction is CSI: The Experience, where visitors can play out their dreams as a crime scene investigator and use a state of the art crime lab to piece together evidence and clues to solve a forensic mystery. For a relaxing getaway from a day of business meetings or classes, check out Como Park Zoo, one of the last free zoos in the country, and spend time surrounded by beautiful plants and exotic animals.