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Landmark Center

Closed Now: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Beautiful, welcoming, historic

Recently took an out of town visitor here just for a place to walk and wander while we caught up... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
ElleAhr
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Great wedding venu

Had our formal wedding ceremony there on the 2nd floor. Beautiful room and setting. Nice staff... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Matt F
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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The former Federal Court House and Post Office building (circa 1902)is designated as a National Historic Monument, which serves as a cultural venue for a variety of events including music, dance, theatrical performances, exhibitions and public...more
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75 5th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1431
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Recently took an out of town visitor here just for a place to walk and wander while we caught up with each other and couldn't have asked for a better venue. Pleasant, welcoming, interesting. It's almost an indoor park which is so welcome in this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ElleAhr
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Had our formal wedding ceremony there on the 2nd floor. Beautiful room and setting. Nice staff and beautiful overall setting.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Matt F
Reviewed 9 December 2018

The Landmark Center is the anchor for the downtown St. Paul area. Surrounded by restaurants, shops, theater, parks, etc., this building is in the middle of everything. If you are visiting St. Paul this is a must see.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rduinc
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Stopped here on a very wet rainy day as this is also the home for visitors centre. Able to pick up information for St. Paul’s the gift store wasn’t open but the lady on the desk opened up for us. Once outside we were delighted...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Attended a wedding reception in the main area of the Landmark Center. WOW !! What a gorgeous gem in St. Paul.More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marguerite B
Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

We are so glad you had a good time at the wedding! That "WOW" factor you felt is exactly why the couple chose Landmark Center for their celebration. This historic jewel is the site of many life celebrations, as well as serving as a cultural...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018

I am so grateful that the ladies of St. Paul saved this glorious building from the wrecking ball. It is such a good example of how a historic restoration project can be put to used in the modern world. So many musical and other cultural...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank CAROL L M
Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

Thank you so very much for your lovely review. This historic gem is also a great example of how the citizens of a community can come together for a common cause to a successful finish. Former Federal Building, and now a cultural gathering place for...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is a historic building used by the federal government over the years for various services from taxes, to courts, to post office. Almost demolished after falling into disrepair, the restoration is fabulous. Now a centre for visitors/tourists and several museums including a musical instrument...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Brian B
Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your very kind comments! We are so pleased you discovered everything Landmark Center has to offer! On your next visit, take a free guided building tour offered Thursdays at 11am and Sundays at 12noon. You will learn more about the architecture, uses,...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This former federal courthouse is beautifully restored and preserved. For those interested in the history of Prohibition-era gangsters, it is worthy of note that John Dillinger was jailed and tried here. It’s fun to visit in winter when an ice skating rink is installed outside....More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thank you for your kind remarks about our historic jewel! We heartily agree that during the holidays, our "castle" and surrounding parks are magical! Glad you took the time to learn about the building's history especially its role in St. Paul's infamous "Gangster Era." Although...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018

I took my grandson downtown to look at the old buildings and had a great history lesson when visiting the Landmark Center. It was my first time so I was pleasantly surprised at all the histort and the beauty of the inside and out of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank walshshack
Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Thank you for your kind remarks. We are delighted you and your grandson "discovered" Landmark Center's rich history, as well as took the time to see the incredible architectural detail and craftsmanship both inside and outside of the building. We hope you will return again...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Ducked in here for a clean, warm bathroom and found several hidden gems in the building, including the building itself. Well worth a brief visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Marianne P
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Carly F
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Hi, Carly! It is a lovely location. Please get in touch with our Rental Events Office staff who can advise you as to availability of spaces and fees. Please call 651.292.3293 and they will be happy to answer your... More
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