Situated atop a glacier-formed knoll, the Lowry Hill neighborhood is a vibrant community located just west of downtown Minneapolis. The neighborhood features broad lawns, tree-lined streets, a burgeoning live-work-play environment and numerous other amenities that appeal to families and young urban professionals. The popular low-density neighborhood is renowned for providing the best in urban living.
The historic Lowry Hill community has many splendid architectural styles, including Victorian, Richardson Romanesque, English Tudor, Rambler and Prairie School. While many of these large homes remain single-family residences, others have been converted into apartments and condominiums that are available for rent. Residents will also find traditional apartments in Lowry Hill Minneapolis. Boasting a variety of amenities, such as upgraded kitchens and baths, high-speed Internet access, fitness centers and in-unit laundry facilities, you have the choice of studio, one- and multiple-bedroom apartments. The average rent in Lowry Hill is approximately $ 1,250 per month.
Whether you are looking for a quick cup of coffee in the morning or a fine dining experience, you have a wide selection of dining options from which to choose in Lowry Hill Minneapolis. The selections include national chains and quaint locally owned restaurants centered mostly on the Hennepin Avenue main thoroughfare. The community features more than 30 one-of-a-kind shops that sell a variety of contemporary and vintage products. Lowry Hill apartments are also in close proximity to the Uptown District, an entertainment and nightlife haunt for artists, musicians, yuppies, and hipsters.
Hosting the widely acclaimed Walker Art Center and the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, Lowry Hill is considered a center for the arts in the Twin Cities. Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the walking, biking and nature trails of Chain of Lakes, the Grand Rounds Scenic Byway and Lake of the Isles, which also has an off-leash dog park. Colloquially known as Seven Pools, Thomas Lowry Park features brick walking paths and water pools with decorative plantings. You can also enjoy the facilities of Loring and Kenwood Parks as well as the Kenwood Recreation and Parade Ice Centers.
Lowry Hill has a wide range of pet friendly apartments as well as a number of pet shops. While there are no veterinarians, pet clinics or animal hospitals within the neighborhood, there are several just a short distance away in the adjacent communities. The 23-acre Loring Park, the nearest off-leash dog park, is located just east of Minnesota State Highway 55, which forms the eastern boundary of the community.
In addition to being close to many of the Twin Cities' cultural attractions, residents who rent a Lowery Hill apartment typically have a short 15-minute commute to downtown. You have easy access to Interstates 94 and 394. The Lowry Hill Tunnel section of I-95 usually bottlenecks during rush hour traffic. This highly walkable and bikeable community also has good public transportation provided by the local Metro Transit System.
The Kenwood Elementary, Anthony Middle and Southwest High Schools of the Minneapolis Public School District serve Lowery Hill as well as the Performing Arts Magnet School and the Kipp Stand Academy. The community is also home to several private educational institutions, such as the Blake School, Loring-Nicollet High School and Dunwoody College of Technology, the oldest institution of its kind in the Upper Midwest.