Minneapolis: Skyway Walking Tour with Drinks


Discover a unique way of pedestrian transportation and learn to use Minneapolis’ iconic Skyway system on a guided walking tour. Duck and weave through several buildings by crossing enclosed bridges.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    3 hour


  • Highlights
    • Dive into Minneapolis' unique Skyway system and visit numerous buildings
    • Escape outside weather conditions by moving around the city in unique tunnels
    • Learn about local history, the system's origins, and its routes from your guide
    • Discover landmarks such as the Guthrie Theater and the North Loop neighborhood
    • Enjoy a coffee and beer at two different sites and receive tips for your visit
  • Full description
    Embark on a tour of Minneapolis' famous Skyway system, connecting dozens of shopping centers, hotels, theaters, and other local staples. Whether the temperature is below freezing or blazing hot, take advantage of this original way to travel from building to building and get to know the city.
    Meet your guide outside the famed Guthrie Theater - they'll be holding a blue umbrella - and learn about the nearby Mississippi, which is part of where Minneapolis gets its name, stemming from the Dakota word “Mni” for water and the Greek “polis” for city. Start your walk at the Guthrie Theater, then stroll alongside the Mill City Ruins. Be introduced to the city's history as you find unexpected routes.

    Before moving on, sit down with your tour guide for a coffee. Enjoy an opportunity to share what brought you on the tour and receive advice about visiting the Mall of America, the capital city of St Paul, or the Minnesota Northwoods. Get recommendations for hidden bars, secret cafes, and...  more
  • Includes
    • Tour guide
      Beer or soft drink
  • Exclude
    • Tips