Arts & Culture

Walker Art Center & Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

Lowry Hill is located five minutes from downtown, close to many of the Twin Cities best loved cultural attractions. The Walker Art Center, one of the country's leading contemporary art institutions, and its Minneapolis Sculpture Garden make their home in Lowry Hill.

Historic Homes

The neighborhood also boasts a number of architectural treasures including a number of homes listed on the National Historic Register. Would you like to research your home's history? Find resources and tips here.

Rock the Garden Music Festival

Rock the Garden is an annual summer music festival organized by the Walker Art Center and Minnesota Public Radio and held on the grounds of the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden. Rock the Garden is a zero-waste event in partnership with Eureka Recycling.

Basilica Block Party Music Festival

For over 15 years, the annual Block Party has become a favorite summertime event in the Twin Cities celebrating music, good weather and community, while raising money for outreach programs and to preserve St. Mary’s basilica, a historic landmark that has been an integral part of our community for more than a century.