Planning Your Visit
Textile Center is free and open to the public. Situated near the confluence of the twin cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Textile Center is located in the Prospect Park neighborhood across the street from the Prospect Park Station of the METRO Green Line light rail.
Getting Here & Parking
- Parking is available in the lot directly behind our building, entrance at Arthur Ave and Sidney Place.
- Parking is also available at 3018 University Ave SE, just 2 doors east of Textile Center. Look for the green signs!
Directions by Light Rail (Prospect Park Station)
Three bicycle racks are situated to the west side of the building. Textile Center is located near a University Ave Nice Ride station. For more information on rental, visit niceridemn.org.
Weavers Guild of MN is also located within Textile Center.
Textile Center is a handicapped accessible facility. You will find designated handicapped spots in our parking lot. Audio assistance devices are available upon request in our auditorium for meetings and events. Learn more about the audio assistance equipment.
Textile Center is closed on Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day.
In the Neighborhood
Caspian Bistro and Gourmet Marketplace – Mediterranean cuisine and deli
Surly Brewing Co. Beer Hall & Restaurant – full food menu, as many as 24 Surly beers on tap
Tea House Chinese Restaurant – Szechuan cuisine
For our out of town guests, we have lodging and accommodations available right down the street, and the Minneapolis/Saint Paul International Airport just a 15-20 minute drive away, or at the Prospect Park light rail stop (no car necessary)!
Our official hotel sponsor, the new Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton is just one block from Textile Center at 2812 University Ave SE, and offers a preferred nightly rate of 10% off the room rate for Textile Center patrons (any room). This rate includes wifi, free hot breakfast, nightly parking, fitness center, and shuttle to and from Textile Center. To receive this rate, please call the hotel’s front desk directly at 612-259-8797, and ask for the Textile Center rate. (Instructions from hotel: when calling, don’t press 1 for reservations. Allow your call to be transferred to front desk. Let the attendant know you are calling for the Textile Center rate.)