Murder and Mayhem: Pioneers and Soldiers Memorial Cemetery Walking Tour

Pioneer Cemetery Front Gate

Minneapolis Pioneers and Soldiers Cemetery is the oldest existing cemetery in Minneapolis and is the final home of more than 22,000 people. The cemetery was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002 in part because of its architectural features but also because of the role that the people buried there played in […]

Architectural Gems of the University of Minnesota East Bank Walking Tour

Frederick Weisman Museum of Art

Explore the University of Minnesota’s east bank campus through the lens of architectural gems designed by prominent architects and landscape architects: the Old Campus Historic District (the Knoll), is based on a landscape design by H.W.S. Cleveland; its buildings represent a proliferation of late nineteenth and early twentieth-century architectural styles, highlighted by Leroy Buffington’s Richardson […]