Greater Minnesota 
Cultural Malls &

Experience the World in Minnesota

Experience the world at these unique cultural destinations across Greater Minnesota. Post on social media with #CulturalMalls, #CulturalDestinations


Midtown Plaza

In the heart of Willmar this Mall serves as an anchor for the many African and Latino businesses in the area
Midtown Plaza

Video -Diversity in Willmar
Learn about Culture-Somalia
Learn about Culture-Mexico


Global Malls
St. Cloud

Henna Painting. Sambusas. Colorful fabrics. East African businesses adding vibrancy to Saint Cloud.
Global Center Mall
Mogadishu Mall
Hormud Mall

Video - Somali Culture
Green Card Voices Immigrants in Central Minnesota
Thanks to Siad Ali for resource suggestions 


International Plaza 
Fargo Moorhead

In this cultural mall in the Fargo Moorhead area you will experience various cultures of the world
International Plaza
Ethnic Stores, Restaurants

Video - Green Card Voices Fargo
Cultural Diversity Resources

Thanks to  Yoke-Sim Gunaratne for resource suggestions



The American Indian Community Housing Organization (AICHO)

"Indigenous people not only have solutions for ourselves, but for the world at large." Vicky Ybanez


AICHO - Home

AICHO's Indigenous Foods Expo - Sept. 21, 2019 - YouTube

Spotlights - AICHO Indigenous Food Producers Spotlights

HOME | Indigenous First Gift Shop

Niiwin Indigenous Foods Market - AICHO


Mural Artists

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



International Shopping Center Rochester

In this mini mall in Rochester, MN you will find two restaurants, a p Somali restaurant 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.

Rochester Minnesota - an Intercultural City

Thanks to Lisa Tabor for information on Intercultural Cities.



Greater Minnesota Cultural Mall Tour


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This virtual tour is made possible with support from the Minnesota Humanities Center and the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Thank you Pang Foua Xiong for photographs and design suggestions. Thanks to Oromia11 for video production.

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Thank you for visiting.  This site is not intended to be all encompassing of Minnesota’s rich and diverse cultures and resources but a starting point to help with the learning journey.  We welcome your suggestions and will do our best to make periodic updates. We provide resources on this page as an “educational resource” (  By using this site you agree we are not responsible for the experience of visitors to the business, or the experience of the business with people visiting this business or products and services purchased or offered at these businesses listed on the tour, or any other liability or experience of the visitor or business owner.