Visitor Information

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3M Arena at Mariucci is accessible via the east and southwest power door entrances. Guests can be dropped off at the ground-level entrance on the northeast corner of the arena; access to this area is located between 5th and Oak Streets. Drivers with state-issued permits may park in designated disability spaces in nearby parking facilities.

There is elevator access to the main concourse level of the arena, where there are several accessible seating areas. Seating in the arena is open and we strongly encourage families and guests with special needs to arrive early. Guests who require seating assistance can check in at the Guest Services booth on the concourse level.

Directions and Parking

3M Arena at Mariucci is located on the East Bank of the University of Minnesota Minneapolis campus, across from Williams Arena and TCF Bank Stadium. Several University parking lots, including ramps, are available for you and your guests, including:

Local Hotel Accommodations

Be sure to make your travel plans early. Hotels closest to the University fill up quickly. Check with hotels directly for special U of M rates. 

Visit the Office of Admissions website for a list of hotels close to campus.