Shopping Malls and Centers

Go for convenience, accessibility, and selection. Those are the perks of Minneapolis's best malls and shopping centers. You can get in and out quickly and see a ton of things. Loads of local shopping options include high-brow and low-brow stores, along with food offerings should you need a drink or a bite along the way. Check out the wide variety at places like Mall of America or Uptown. Indoors or outdoors, there's a bounty to be had.

Warehouse District
Ribnik Fur and Leather

Long before the warehouse district became fashionable, those "in the know" knew that Ribnik's was the place for fur and leather – at discount prices – and still is.


A fun shop featuring artsy decorative items, including lamps, jewelry, flower pots, picture frames, journals, candles, cards, and unique gifts.


Although there is a dearth of Scandinavian restaurants in town, there is no lack of Scandinavian food at Ingebretsen's. The deli features lutefisk, lingonberries, and lefse as well as meat, cheeses, and pastries native to the country. Credit...  Read More

Gaviidae Common

Anchored by Neiman Marcus, this posh cluster of stores along Nicollet Mall offers upscale shopping and dining. Off 5th (the Saks Fifth Avenue outlet), Ann Taylor, and Talbots provide superb apparel, shoes, and accessories, while AVEDA Lifestyle...  Read More

Mall of America

Located midway between St. Paul and Minneapolis, this mega mall is the largest shopping and entertainment complex in the country, with more than 500 stores and 50+ eating establishments. Nightclubs and a 14-screen cinema provide entertainment,...  Read More


A distinctive assortment of locally-owned boutiques and upscale national chains brings dedicated shoppers to the suburbs. The pleasant shopping center, filled with greenery, houses shops like Chico's, J. Jill, Cole Haan, L'Occitane, and Tiffany...  Read More

This collection of funky, independent stores is an Uptown favorite. From apparel to home accessories, Calhoun Square offers an eclectic assortment of goods. Dining options include sushi, gelato, coffee, barbecue, Italian, Thai, and more. Truly one-of-a-kind shopping.

Nicollet Mall

Featured prominently in the opening credits of \\"The Mary Tyler Moore Show,\\" this popular shopping district boasts public statuary, spacious sidewalks, and of course, a top-notch collection of stores and restaurants. Start your spending spree...  Read More

Warehouse District

This area, once populated with empty industrial buildings and storefronts, has been rejuvenated in recent years and now offers some of the city's best dining, shopping, and entertainment. Sports fans can catch the Timberwolves at the Target...  Read More

St. Anthony District & Northeast Minneapolis

Located on the east bank of the Mississippi, the the Northeast has much to recommend it, whether you're looking for insight into the city's fascinating, flour-filled history or a cool place to hang out and sample contemporary Latino cookery at...  Read More