Photo provided by: 
Michael Jensen

Parking & Tips

Where to Park

West side of the church parking lot under I-94

  • Saturdays and Sundays: free, with the exception of the "reserved" spots closest to Hennepin Ave.
  • Parking is also free during funerals, with the exception of the "reserved" spots closest to Hennepin Ave.
  • "Reserved parking" spots in this lot are marked as "reserved" and are paid spots for nearby businesses only.
  • Mon–Fri: $5.00; $3.00 after 6:00pm. Scan pay code sign near entrance. 
  • Please note: some spaces are reserved for Handicapped parking.

MCTC parking ramp east of the church

  • 1420 Hennepin Ave S. (north side of Hennepin Ave).  A "pay-as-you-enter" mechanical system requires payment before entering the ramp.
  • $5.00 per day (weekdays and weekends); Credit cards accepted
  • Additional rates may apply during special events in Loring Park including Holidazzle, Pride, and others. 
  • The MCTC ramp will be free Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. 

MCTC Ramp entrances (from downtown Minneapolis)

  • Right turn only from Hennepin Ave. It is illegal to turn left into the MCTC parking ramp from Hennepin Ave.—the Minneapolis Police department actively enforces this restriction.
  • Right or left turn from Laurel Ave. 1 block north of Hennepin Ave. between 15th and 16th St. on the north side of the building.

N 17th Street One-Way

  • Please note: N 17th Street is a one-way street directed North from the traffic circle around the corner to Laurel W Ave directed East.