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Tangletown and Minnehaha Creek

  • Washburn Library Minneapolis (map)

Explore the winding streets, impressive homes, and creek environment of the neighborhood originally known as Washburn Park. Learn about landmark sites such as the Washburn Water Tower, the Harry Wild Jones House, Washburn Memorial Orphan Asylum (where Ramsey Middle School now stands), and the Minnehaha Creek, parkway, bridges, woods, and trails.

This tour will walk about 1.5 miles, is a hilly route, and is not ADA-accessible. The tour guide is Tom Balcom.

Earlier Event: June 10
Off the Grid: Prospect Park
Later Event: June 15
Downtown Minneapolis Riverfront