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.
Attend our monthly events and activities for Minneapolis expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.
Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow members in our Minneapolis expat forums.
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 420 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.
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.