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Minneapolis Convention Center

The Minneapolis Convention Center - located in the heart of the downtown - hosts events and conventions for international to local clientele. Providing innovative meeting solutions, it boasts a state-of-the-art auditorium, superb production capabilities and flexible technology options.



A 900-space underground ramp across the street is connected by skyway to the Minneapolis Convention Center. 8,000 additional spaces are within a 4-block radius. Click here for downloadable parking maps.

Handicap Accessibility

Restrooms, telephone banks and public elevators are all handicapped accessible. The building also has ramp curb cuts and power-operated doors.  TDD access is available in the main lobby and administration office.

Wheelchair and Mobilized Scooter Rental

The Minneapolis Convention Center offers half-day and full-day rental of wheelchairs and mobility scooters.

The Mobility Shop provides state-of-the-art mobility equipment which includes power operated vehicles (scooter) or manual wheelchairs. The Mobility Shop recommends reserving your equipment in advance to insure its availability. All equipment is picked up and returned on-site at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Renting a wheelchair or scotter is through the Visitor Information Center located on the ground level of the main lobby. They can not be reserved prior to your arrivial.

  • Rates
    Minneapolis Convention Center Guests will pay the full-day rate:
    • Mobility Scooter: Full-day/$50.00 per day
    • Manual Wheelchair: Full-day/$20.00 per day

Mobility equipment cannot depart the MCC premises. Overnight use of mobility equipment is prohibited, mobility equipment must be returned prior to departure from the convention center facilities.

Minneapolis Accessibility

For mature travelers and travelers with disabilities, getting around a city can be a challenging proposition. With the Minnesota Travel Guide for Persons with Disabilities, you'll get complete accessiblility information for Minneapolis destinations, restaurants, attractions, casinos, the Minneapolois Convention Center and more.

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