Minneapolis Central Library

300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Minneapolis Central Library

Minneapolis Central Library is a unique museum wedding venue based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Designed by renowned architect Cesar Pelli, the building is one of Minneapolis' well-known landmarks. The forward-thinking design is perfect for couples looking for a venue that supports sustainability and eco-friendliness, while still maintaining an elegant style. With columns made from recycled materials, a green roof and energy efficient features, Minneapolis Central Library is a modern wedding location for the Earth-conscious couple.

Facilities and Capacities
Minneapolis Central Library has five event spaces available. The building features a five-story windowed atrium that is sure to leave an impression. Each room has a one-of-a-kind modern aesthetic with sleek lines, wood-paneled walls and ceilings, and spacious areas. The venue can host a maximum of 450 guests.

Services Offered
Minneapolis Central Library can handle all of your wedding needs, from in-house catering services to event planning, with their all-inclusive package options. They can set up and clean up your celebration so you don't have the added stress. Additional services available include the following:

  • Cake
  • In-house bar
  • Wheelchair access
  • Parking


Cuisine
Mintáhoe Catering & Events provides delicious catering for Minneapolis Central Library. American-style cuisine can be prepared for your special day. They can make an array of dishes, from butternut squash ravioli to pistachio crusted grilled lamb chop. Hors d'oeuvres, buffet, family style, stations and plated serving style options are available. A number of dietary accommodations can also be made for you or your guests who are gluten-free, lactose-free, vegetarian or vegan. Dessert alternatives to the traditional wedding cake can also be made. Minneapolis Central Library can provide necessary catering items for your meal, such as:

  • Barware
  • China
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens


Other Services
With their in-house bar, Minneapolis Central Library offers full bartending services for your big day. Specialty wine, signature drinks, house beer, premium liquor or champagne for a toast are a few of the beverage options to choose from. Couples can select a limited, cash or open bar for their wedding.

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3 Reviews for Minneapolis Central Library

Recommended by 96% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.7
  • Professionalism 4.7
  • Flexibility 4.8
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 4.8
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    Karen · Married on 07/10/2010

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    • Value:
      5.0
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      5.0
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    We love the library, so this site was perfect. The views from the balcony were incredible (we used the balcony for our cocktail hour). Knowledgeable people, and helpful.

  • User4538086 · event on: 09/13/2014

    4.4
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      5.0
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      4.5
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    Our small liberal arts college held a kick off event for the academic year. We worked with Mintahoe Catering, who was fabulous through the entire process. The library staff was responsive and pleasant to work with. We used Pohlad Hall for a series of presentations and used the Atrium for a reception afterward. The timing of our event had to shift due to the building being public, but it ended up working out great.

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Minneapolis Central Library FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 1,800.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 100.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Tables
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 9.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? House Wine
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue? 450
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 50
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 5
  • Describe your venue: Government Building, Museum
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception
  • What event services do you offer? All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Cake, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Set Up
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Wheelchair Access

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  • 300 Nicollet Mall Minneapolis, MN 55401 See on map
    612-326-0210 (Phone number)

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