Doors Open Minneapolis

Minnesota Experience presents: Jim Crow of the North, a Twin Cities PBS Original

Doors Open Minneapolis

Saturday, May 18th
10 AM

Mill City Museum
704 2nd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Keep considering the city’s history with TPT and AIA Minnesota at a special screening experience at the Mill City Museum.

On May 18th and 19th, view highlights of Twin Cities PBS Minnesota Experience history films, including “Jim Crow of the North,” “Cornerstones: A History of North Minneapolis,” and “The Past is Alive Within Us.” Discover the rich history of North Minneapolis, learn about the connection of this land to the Dakota people, consider the destructive history of racial covenants and redlining, and more. This activity is FREE, but admission would be required to visit the rest of the museum.

Screening Schedule

10:30 am: The Impact of Place on Community

11:00 am & 2:00 pm: A Place to Call Home: Redlining, Public Housing and Community

11:30 am & 2:30 pm: “All of These Things Are Connected”: The Dakota Homeland and Early Minneapolis

12:00 pm & 3:00 pm: Invisible Racial Boundaries: The Lee Family and Lena Smith

12:30 pm & 3:30 pm: The Built Environment, Culture and Places of Worship

1:00 pm & 4:00 pm: Losses and Gains: People, Place and Minneapolis

1:30 pm & 4:30 pm: Place and History in South Minneapolis

The screening schedule is the same for both Saturday and Sunday. Showings are approximately 20 minutes each. Check for the most up-to-date schedule!

Due to the nature of this event, you may have to stand in line before entering the theater.

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