Experience the World in Minnesota
Duluth. Brainerd/Baxter. Moorhead.Little Falls. Willmar. St. Cloud. St. Joseph. Red Wing. Winona. Rochester. Fairbault. Owatonna. Albert Lea. Worthington. Windom. Mankato. Post on social media with #CulturalMalls #CulturalDestinations
Please send us your favorite cultural destinations.
Picture - Plaza Latina, Minneapolis and AIHCO Duluth. Water Protector Mural by NSRGNTS
The American Indian Community Housing Organization (AICHO)
"Indigenous people not only have solutions for ourselves, but for the world at large." Vicky Ybanez
Spotlights - AICHO Indigenous Food Producers Spotlights
Nourishment of Life by Christopher Sweet
Do No Harm- Get Tested by Shaun Chosa
Water Protector Mural by NSRGNTS
Thanks to Daryl Olson for resource suggestions
In the picturesque Brainerd Lakes area you can get an experience into Latino culture at this beautiful restaurants. As you walk in the Salsa music will take you on that journey
In the Fargo Moorhead area find the many small shop at the International Plaz. Visit the many ethnic stores and restaurants on the link provided by Cultural Diversity Resources.
Nestled in the beauty of Red Wing you will find this restaurant with music, food, art and murals that provides a great experience of Mexico. The murals were done by an artist from Mexico. A sister restaurant which very beautiful is in LaCrosse, Wisconsin
In this mini mall in Rochester, MN you will find two restaurants - Somali and Latino and a coffee shop and conference center and a number of businesses - fashion, barber shop etc. The fashion displays is from Mooja Fashion in the mall.
Thanks to Lisa Tabor for information on Intercultural Cities.
This Asian restaurant has grown with Fairbault over the years. A simple decor with art on the walls.
By the lake you will find two cultural destinations - China Restaurant has an interesting ambience. 1910 Fresh brings you tasty affordable Mexican food in a modern environment. We enjoyed the $5 burritos and bowl and the images from Mexico in 1910.
There is a sister location in Austin.
The rich diversity of Worthington is reflected in this classic Mexican bakery that has grown with the city offering a delightful array of bakery products and serving as a community anchor. Further down is an Asian grocery store and beyond that a very popular Mexican restaurant and grocery store with artful furniture and murals.
In Mankato you will find many culturally themed businesses - here are two across from each other - the popular Mazatlan restaurant and India Palace. India Palace has another location in Eden Prairie.
Cultural Destinations Tour
Try a tour around the cultural destinations in the various triangles in the map from the metro area:
Tour 1 - Red Wind, Winona, Rochester.
Tour 2: Fairbault, Owatonna, Albert Lea, Worthington, Windom, Makato.
Tour 3: Saint Cloud, Willmar
Tour 4: Saint Cloud, Duluth
Tour 5: Saint Cloud, St. Joseph, Little Falls, Brainerd, Duluth
Tour 6: Saint Cloud, Moorhead, Brainerd, Little Falls
Tour 7: Willmar, Mankato
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Send us your suggestions for cultural destinations and tours