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Landmark Center

75 5th St W, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1431
+1 651-292-3233
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Appropriately named - a St. Paul treasure

My first experience in this building was as a teen in the early 70's. My brother and I would sneak... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anthony T
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
A beautiful building that was almost demolished in the early 80’s

‘‘Tis is one of the greatest architectural designs in Saint Paul. Famous cases were heard here... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
stephen s
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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 forums.
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  • Average10%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first experience in this building was as a teen in the early 70's. My brother and I would sneak up the steps when the first floor postal workers weren't looking (the post office facilities at that time were located where the 1st floor of...More

Thank Anthony T
Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That is a wonderful story, Anthony! We encounter so many individuals like you, who remember this building in its former glory years (and its not-so-spectacular years), but all of them are thrilled with the beautiful renovation and restoration of this architectural wonder. So glad you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

‘‘Tis is one of the greatest architectural designs in Saint Paul. Famous cases were heard here during the gangster days. The place was put in the demolish list but was saved by public/private outrage. It has the court rooms, large atrium area and beautiful 3-4...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

I have gone here multiple times and each time discover something new! A bonus is the little lunch spot and gift shop. I appreciate that they've retained the historic feel of the building.

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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped by for the piano museum which is closed on Saturday. Instead we wandered through this beautiful old building. Just wandering through is free. Read the stories of the court history and view the gorgeous architecture that once was painted over. Step out side...More

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Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for your very kind remarks! We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit, and hope that you will return again for one of our many free, or low cost, cultural programs that we offer the public. You can see our schedule of activities...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

I wandered in to Landmark out of curiosity of the history and story of it being haunted. We were pleasantly surprised to find a tiny little music museum with many pianos -- several which you can play on and a huge structure built with guitars....More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped in because we enjoy historic buildings. We expected to see the interior converted to an events venue but were surprised to find so many displays on the history of the building and two free museums inside. It has been well restored and is...More

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Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you so much for your very kind remarks! Your experience is exactly what the preservationists envisioned when the building was saved from demolition. Not sure if you perused the program literature at the Visitor Information Center, but Landmark Center also has a year-round menu...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

The history of this building is spectacular! Went there for a wedding reception, 200+ attendees. Easily seated in the atrium of the building. He high ceilings made the PA sound system a bit hard to hear (more speakers would certainly help). The food was catered,...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I grew up in St. Paul. I worked downtown, and would wander around in here during lunch. I even honed my photography skills here, being allowed to use the place after hours for shoots. I have probably been in every nook and cranny, including a...More

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Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you for your charming memories of your "old friend." This beautiful, historic building has, indeed, become an icon for St. Paul, and has been the site of many happy memories for a vast number of people. We do indeed, have a "Nooks & Crannies"...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

Walked though during lunch one day, cool building, would be better to see when some event or something was going on. But a must walk through while downtown.More

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Judy75117, Guest Relations Manager at Landmark Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you for your nice comments! Glad you stopped by during the lunch hour. I hope you were able to devote some time to touring the building and its four beautifully restored, historic courtroom, and to read about the building's history as you wandered. I...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017

I love this building. This is what I think of when I think of St. Paul. Didn't go inside, but it's picturesque from all directions outside.

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Carly F
18 November 2015|
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Response from Judy75117 | Property representative |
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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