Transportation, Parking, & Directions


Transportation

Lorenz Bus Service is Minnesota Opera’s premiere transportation partner for opera-related events and our Sunday Busing Program. Lorenz provides a safe, clean, and friendly experience in their deluxe motor coaches. For more information on Lorenz, please visit http://www.lorenzbus.com/

 


The Ordway

345 Washington Street, St. Paul, MN 55102

 

Directions

From 94 eastbound: Take the Fifth Street exit. Follow Fifth Street to Washington Street. Turn right onto Washington Street. Ordway is on the right.

From 94 westbound: Take the Sixth Street exit. Follow Sixth Street to Washington Street. (Washington Street is the second left after St. Peter Street.) Turn left onto Washington Street. Proceed 1½ blocks. Ordway is on the right.

From 35E northbound: Take the Kellogg Boulevard exit. Turn right onto Kellogg Boulevard. Go to West Seventh Street. Turn left onto West Seventh Street. Go one block and turn right onto Fifth Street. Follow Fifth Street to Washington Street. Turn right onto Washington Street. Ordway is on the right.

From 35E southbound: Take the Tenth Street exit. Follow Tenth Street to Cedar Street and turn left onto Cedar Street. Follow Cedar Street to Sixth Street and turn right onto Sixth Street. Follow Sixth Street to Washington Street. (Washington Street is the second left after St. Peter Street.) Turn left onto Washington Street. Proceed 1½ blocks. Ordway is on the right.

 

Parking

Pre-paid and general entrance parking is available at the Lawson Commons Ramp (in the same building as Kincaid’s). If you bought prepaid parking vouchers, use these directions to enter the reserved lot on Sixth Street.  If you don’t have prepaid vouchers, the general-public entrance for Lawson Commons Ramp is on Fifth Street.

From 94 eastbound: Take the Fifth Street exit. Follow Fifth Street to Wabasha Street. Turn left on Wabasha Street. Go one block to Sixth Street. Turn left on Sixth Street – the entrance to the reserved lot is on the left.

From 94 westbound: Take the Sixth Street exit. Follow Sixth Street to the Lawson Commons Ramp – the entrance to the reserved lot is on the left just past Wabasha Street.

From 35E northbound: Take the Kellogg Boulevard exit. Turn right on Kellogg Boulevard. Follow Kellogg Boulevard to Wabasha Street. Turn left on Wabasha Street. Take Wabasha Street to Sixth Street. Turn left on Sixth Street – the entrance to the reserved lot is on the left.

From 35E southbound: Take the Tenth Street exit. Follow Tenth Street to Cedar Street. Turn left on Cedar Street. Follow Cedar Street to Sixth Street. Turn right on Sixth Street. The entrance to the reserved lot is on the left just past Wabasha Street.

 


The Cowles Center

528 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403

 

Directions

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Parking

Traffic and parking can be difficult in downtown Minneapolis, so we recommend you give yourself plenty of time to get to The Cowles Center. View information about municipal ramps and meters. Join the Cowles Club. Members get special discounts on parking.

 

Public Transportation

The Cowles Center is easy to access from the Bus Line and is less than 1 block from the Warehouse District Lightrail Station.  For more information on public transit, visit www.metrotransit.org.