Old Town Minneapolis

The Popular Birthplace of Minneapolis.

Enjoy amazing walkability in this fabulous European-style riverfront neighborhood — just steps from the riverfront, Stone Arch Bridge, historic Main Street, and some of the city’s best restaurants, bars, and shopping along East Hennepin Avenue.

It has hosted many names throughout the years, but everyone knows this neighborhood by its unforgettable landmarks. . . Surdyk’s, Nye’s, Kramarczuk’s Sausage, and Our Lady of Lourdes Church. Located across the Hennepin Bridge from Downtown, Old Town is actually the oldest neighborhood in the city and it maintains that unique old‐world flavor to this day. After experiencing dramatic revitalization during the last two decades, it is now considered one of the trendiest & exciting places in Minneapolis to eat, shop, and live.  It is now one of Downtown’s few true walking neighborhoods. Whether it’s a stroll around the river, an evening out, or just picking up groceries, this neighborhood offers every amenity.

Population (’10 Census)

1,309

Condo Buildings

11

Townhome Communities

6

Walk Score®

89

Bike Score®

86

General Info

Minneapolis is divided into 11 large communities — each community is further divided into neighborhoods.  There are a total of 87 neighborhoods.

MLS Community:

University (has 7 neighborhoods)

MLS Neighborhood:

Nicollet Island / East Bank

Zip Codes:

55401 (Nicollet Island), 55413 (East of 1st Ave), 55414 (West of 1st Ave)

School District:

Schools:

45 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

Neighborhood Links

• Neighborhood Association:
• City Site:
• Minneapolis Crime Stats:

https://www.niebna.org
http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/ncr/links/index.htm
https://www.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=576634548ffc4304bf9df0fb2b802f8d

Popular Events / Happenings

• Neighborhood Association:
• City Site:
• Minneapolis Crime Stats:

https://www.niebna.org
http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/ncr/links/index.htm
https://www.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=576634548ffc4304bf9df0fb2b802f8d

History

45 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

Types of Homes in this Neighborhood

45 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414

Nearby Parks

Chute Square

45 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414


Share Your Thoughts!    EMAIL US us your additions and corrections and we’ll update this page.

ABOUT OLD TOWN
A European-Style Walking Neighborhood

Located across the river from Downtown, Old St. Anthony is actually one of the oldest neighborhoods in the city and it maintains that unique old-world flavor to this day. In the last decade the neighborhood has seen dramatic change and is now considered one of the trendiest & exciting places in Minneapolis to eat, shop, and live.

>Explore Old Town in Detail
What’s good around here?


Attractions 

• Stone Arch Bridge
• Historic Main Street
• Lourdes Church
• Ard Godfrey House
• Chute Square
• Historic East Hennepin

Restaurants

• Masu Sushi & Robata
• Restaurant Alma
• Red Stag Supper Club
• Kramarczuk’s Sausage
• Bardo
• Whitey’s Old Town Saloon

Shopping

• Lunds & Byerlys (grocery)
• Surdyk’s Liquor & Cheese Shop
• Chuck & Don’s (pet food)
• Mill City Running (shoes)
• I Like You (gifts)
• GH2 (clothing)

Entertainment

• Riverfront Segway Tours
• Honey Nightclub
• Otter Bar Karaoke
• Ground Zero Nightclub
• Riddle Room
• St. Anthony Main Theater

Similar Neighborhoods

• Mill District

• North Loop