Your Expat
Community in Minneapolis

Connect with fellow expats in Minneapolis
Join exciting events and groups
Get information in our Minneapolis guides
Exchange tips about expat life in Minneapolis

Brian Norris

"When first moving to Washington, D.C., I didn't know many people outside of the office. InterNations has changed that with some exciting events."

Caroline Stiles

"In such an international city such as Washington, D.C. InterNations holds great events for everyone to network and enjoy themselves."

Welcome to Our International Community of Expats in Minneapolis!

Hello and welcome to our expat community of Minneapolis. Your InterNations membership opens the doors of this diverse city with a range of resources to support you as you build your new life. With comprehensive guides, essential advice, and insider tips especially created to support expats, you'll find the answers to a range of questions including, "how do I obtain a work permit?". We also encourage you to take advantage of our social forum and the experience of our friendly expats who are always happy to address your concerns and answer day-to-day questions. Their first-hand knowledge will be invaluable as you follow their footsteps through this sometimes tricky process to a new life in Minneapolis.

With InterNations, you never stand alone. Whether you move to another city or go on a business trip somewhere — our communities are there to make you feel at home wherever you are in the world. Feel free to also check out our other vibrant InterNations Communities like the ones in Rotterdam or Ankara.

Join Our Exciting Events in Minneapolis

Attend our monthly events and activities for Minneapolis expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Minneapolis Expat Guides

  • Moving to Minneapolis

    Minneapolis is a large destination with a friendly population, plenty of jobs, good schools and appealing neighborhoods where property is available to rent or purchase for a reasonable price. Read on to discover more about Minneapolis, as well as find out how to secure a hotel, house or apartment.
  • Living in Minneapolis

    Popularly known as one of the Twin Cities, Minneapolis is an economically successful and thriving urban area that offers appealing employment prospects, as well as a vibrant cultural sector and a diverse, welcoming population. Read on to learn more about life in Minneapolis.
  • Working in Minneapolis

    Home to major international corporations as well as numerous education facilities, research centers, and industrial complexes, Minneapolis has a diverse economy that offers significant benefits to local and expat workers alike. Read up on job hunting, work permits and more in this guide.

Exchange Tips about living in Minneapolis

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow members in our Minneapolis expat forums.

Embark on a New Life in Minneapolis

Situated on the banks of the Mississippi, Minneapolis has over 20 lakes and wetlands providing a range of popular outdoor pursuits for active expats. There is also a thriving music, theater, and arts scene to keep culture vultures entertained and a range of restaurants, coffee shops, and bars for lively socializing. Minneapolis enjoys a diverse economy characterized by a variety of businesses and a number of multi-national corporations. The biggest sectors include finance, industry, healthcare, technology, food manufacturing, education, and retail with most of the workforce working in offices and administrative roles.

InterNations is the largest global network for expatriates, with communities in 390 cities across the globe. Get to know fellow internationals in your city, before you're moving, or when traveling somewhere and never feel like a stranger. InterNations makes it easy for you to stay in touch with your expat friends, both online and offline, so you can grow your network of friends and contacts from all over the world. Whether they live in Kuala Lumpur or Frankfurt, InterNations allows you to be close to them even if they are miles away.

Meet Like-Minded Expats at InterNations Events in Minneapolis

InterNations places a range of invaluable resources at your fingertips and one of the most important is our ability to connect you with a new group of friends in Minneapolis. With our regular large social events for the whole community you can meet fellow expats and take the opportunity to network or just socialize and have fun together. We also have a range of smaller groups where you can share your interests with our other members in the city; outdoor activities, Latin dance, and arts and culture are just some of the hobbies you can enjoy as you start exploring Minneapolis.