• The Foshay Tower - Minneapolis, Minnesota

      Roadtrip Attraction
      Modeled after the Washington Monument, the Foshay Tower opened in 1929 and was the tallest skyscraper in Minneapolis until 1971. The observation deck on the 30th floor has 360-degree views for miles in all directions. A museum contains articles, artifacts and the history of the building and its founder.

      If you go:
      Open 7 days/week, weather permitting. Check ahead. Admission $8 at hotel front desk. Discounts for seniors, students and teens. Children under 12 free. The deck is not wheelchair accessible; the museum is.


      821 Marquette Avenue
      Minneapolis, Minnesota 55402 USA

      Phone Numbers:

      Foshay Museum
      +1 (612) 215-3783

      W Minneapolis- The Foshay hotel
      +1 (612) 215-3700