About Minneapolis

A City by Nature

Minneapolis is the “City by Nature”, the perfect blend of natural beauty and urban sophistication. No other American city has a chain of lakes, the nation’s best parks, and 200 miles of walking, biking and cross country ski trails – just steps from the most vibrant arts and music scene outside New York City. Minneapolis is no more than a three hour flight from anywhere in the nation, and is one of the of the top summer destinations in the world according to Travel & Leisure.

If you attended the 2013 Summer Meetings, or have been to Minneapolis before, chances are there's a lot that's changed since your last visit. Minneapolis is a city that is constantly growing and offers something for everyone. It is a place where critically-acclaimed shows, restaurants and museums mesh with the natural beauty of lakes, trails and parks. In fact, Minneapolis is consistently ranked nationally for cleanliness, safety, health and all sorts of other bests, tops, and mosts. Check out their ever-growing list of accolades, or visit www.minneapolis.org/ashp/ to learn more about what awaits you in June 2017.


Minneapolis Bridge at Night