FAFSA School Code: 002371 (Including this code in your FAFSA will send your application directly to our financial aid office.)

Explore the Twin Cities


Northwestern is only a 10-minute drive to some of the world’s finest art, music, theatre, shopping, and dining. Whether you’re coming by bus, plane, train, taxi, or shuttle, you’ll discover there’s lots to experience in the Twin Cities. Here’s a list of 150 things to do in Minneapolis to explore, learn, and grow.

Man taking image of city

Nestled between Minneapolis and St. Paul, Northwestern is only a 10-minute drive to some of the world’s finest art, music, theatre, shopping, and dining. Explore the many ministry opportunities, check out the thriving business community, take in a professional sporting event, or drop a kayak in one of the local lakes. Whether you’re coming by bus, plane, train, taxi, or shuttle, you’ll discover there’s lots to experience in the Twin Cities. Here’s a list of 150 things to do in Minneapolis to explore, learn, and grow.

Do you love the arts?

Guthrie Theatre Minnesota Orchestra Walker Art Center

Do you want a chance to serve God off-campus?

Desiring God Hospitality House Living Hope Ministries

Hungry and looking for a bite to eat?

Brasa Capital Grille French Meadow Bakery & Cafe The Bachelor Farmer

Interested in watching a sporting event?

Minnesota Lynx Minnesota Timberwolves Minnesota Twins Minnesota Vikings Minnesota Wild

Looking for a great job after college? Minnesota is home to many Fortune 500 companies. Here are just a few:

Best Buy Ecolab General Mills St. Jude Medical Target UnitedHealth Group Xcel Energy 3M

Become a Student

Apply

Visit us on Campus

Schedule a Visit

Ask Questions & Connect

Contact Us