Downtown houses some of the city's most thrilling venues, restaurants, festivals and businesses as an entertainment center.
Good in the 'Hood
Saint Paul is known as the “City of Neighborhoods,” each offering a celebration of the city’s long-cherished heritage and diversity.
Life in these vibrant neighborhood districts flows deep with tradition, with many of the restaurants and businesses proudly bearing the names of the immigrant families who founded them generations ago.
Lowertown runs on the upswing, with new bars and attractions that bring the young to the former warehouse district of the city.
West 7th Street is most famous for Mancini’s Char House & Lounge, the place to go for steaks and lobster since 1968. The neighborhood also contains many pre-Civil War homes and new modern condos.
With its cozy pubs and sidewalk cafés to go along with great shopping, this area is where you might grab a paper and a cup of coffee and watch the neighborhood come to life.
The West Side is the location of Saint Paul's most active Latino community, with a host of businesses and restaurants within its District del Sol to bring cultural flavor to the city.
Selby Avenue is an area rich with Minnesota spirit that becomes embodied in its local shops, restaurants, boutiques, bakeries and stores.
As if the Cathedral of Saint Paul was not regal enough, the ivy-covered facades and fine dining establishments on Cathedral Hill embellish one of the city's most charming neighborhoods.
The Highland Park neighborhood of Saint Paul provides a small town feel within the grasp of a big city.
Como Park mixes family-friendly activities with the beauty of the outdoors. Visitors can enjoy the gardens, swimming pool, zoo, trails and lake that Como magically brings to the public.
Midway/Green Line - Lying directly between the Downtown districts of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, this area boasts a strong sense of community among residents.
North End/State Capitol includes extensive trails and the famous structure of the State Capitol.
The East Side includes the 3M headquarters and numerous family-friendly areas make it a popular destination for residential living.