Promoting and celebrating the city's historic architectural and cultural resources through advocacy, education, and public engagement.

Summer Walking Tours

LEARN ABOUT THE CITY WITH PRESERVE MINNEAPOLIS! Our popular tours of Minneapolis neighborhoods and architecture shed new light on the city’s history, culture, and urban design, from the biggest landmarks to little-known streets and districts. See our Events Calendar for tour dates by month.

  • TICKETS cost $10.00 and can be purchased through Eventbrite. Links are included in each event listing. Space is limited and many events will sell out in advance.
  • MORE INFO:  Check back in Spring 2018 for more information, and to register for upcoming tours.
  • DURATION: Tours typically last 90 minutes to 2 hours. Exact times are contingent on factors such as weather and group size.
  • KIDS (and strollers) are welcome, but no dogs or other pets, please.

If you are interested in volunteering for one or more of our summer tours, please contact our Tour Coordinator Rasa Zeltina at If you have suggestions for future tours, please contact our Tours Committee Chairperson Peter Sussman at