Located in the heart of the Twin Cities, The
Depot is your year-round destination to meet, stay, play and explore. This historic, yet modern venue features two
hotels, inviting restaurant and bar, meeting rooms and a host of entertainment options,
all stunningly presented in Renaissance revival style. From the moment you step through the doors
you’ll be impressed and charmed by The Depot. The perfect venue for any business and the
ideal adventure for any family. Built in 1899, The Depot provided service
to the Milwaukee Road Rail Line, a prosperous hub of business and personal travel, this
was the place where ambition set fourth, destinies converged, and hearts became one. While the last train may have pulled away
in 1971, the ambiance of those bustling days lives on in original details like the long
span, truss roofed shed – one of the last in the nation. The Depot stands fully renovated boasting
modern conveniences that compliment its timeless charm and hospitality. Meet at The Depot and experience Minneapolis’
only full service, historic hospitality venue with over 60,000 square feet of space. Whether you’re hosting ten or two thousand,
you’ll be treated to impeccable service, exquisite style and optimum convenience. Stay at The Depot Renaissance, a hotel guaranteed
to enhance any travel experience with comfortable furniture and appointments, luxury bedding
and state-of-the-art entertainment systems. For extended stays, The Depot Residence Inn
helps you feel right at home with fully equipped kitchens, a breakfast buffet, fitness facility
and more. Weekend guests can play at the indoor waterpark
and every November The Depot Rink delights ice skaters with the charm of its historic
train shed and glass walls offering views that showcase the downtown Minneapolis skyline. If you’re a first-time Minnesota visitor,
or one of our many returning guests, there’s no better place from which to immerse yourself
in the sights, sounds and tastes of everything that Minneapolis has to offer. Located in the heart of the historic mill
and riverfront districts, The Depot is a short stroll from the new and internationally acclaimed
Guthrie Theater, the historic Stone Arch Bridge and bustling St. Anthony Main. You’re also just moments away from the Minneapolis
Skyway System with its sheltered and sprawling pathways through a downtown teeming with nightclubs,
restaurants, movie theaters and shopping. Whatever suits your style from biking along
the Mississippi River to shopping on Nicollet Mall or touring the historic Mill City Museum. Just step outside The Depot, choose a direction
and start your adventure. Or ask the concierge for advice. When you explore the area around The Depot,
the trip you take will be just as exciting as the destination you seek. Original, historical and unforgettable. Whatever your business needs or your hearts
desire, you’ll find it at The Depot. Where yesterday’s ambiance is the backdrop
to new discoveries and every visit is like your first.