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City Overview

Minneapolis is one of twin cities that lie on either side of the Mississippi River, with St Paul being the other, and the New England emigrants who tamed the land and settled here in 1847 would be gob-smacked to see just how the place has grown. They would probably be very impressed that the city is home to the University of Minnesota and the famous Guthrie Theatre, but one wonders how they would react to the miles of the climate-controlled skyway system that carries folk from place to place through the city without them ever having to step outdoors or ...