Stories

Nicollet is a place with a thousand stories, and we’d like to share them with you.

Fun and free Go Tours show you another side of the city

  • Nicollet Architecture—learn more about Nicollet’s iconic buildings and the people who made them from architectural historian Richard L. Kronick
  • Nicollet Design—get the inside story on Nicollet’s recent redesign from landscape architect Lisa Switkin (James Corner Field Operations)
  • Nicollet Public Art—experience the city’s largest public art collection outside the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden with artist/landscape architect/photographer Regina Flanagan
  • Weird Nicollet—get the low down on Nicollet’s strange and storied past from urban geographer Bill Lindeke

Find Go Tours on Soundcloud, izi.Travel or Tip Tour apps

If you’re listening on your computer, then Sound Cloud is your best option. If you are lucky enough to be #OnNicollet, then simply download our free tour app: IZI.travel.

smart phones with go tours izi app

Share your #OnNicollet stories

You can also hear other people’s Nicollet stories and contribute your own through the Be Here Stories app (mobile app is iOS only).

Learn more about the art and artists #OnNicollet

Dive deeper into the largest public art collection in the city outside of the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden with a visit to the Nicollet Mall Public Art blog.