Parking & Directions

Minnesota Opera wants you to be aware of possible congestion and parking difficulties which may result from activities during our performances. Before heading to St. Paul for your performance, check back here for updates. Scroll down for information about purchasing prepaid parking and directions to all the venues around town where MN Opera performances and events occur.

Parking Concerns

  • Sunday, November 18: Silent Night attendees will need to enter the Ordway through the 5th Street entrance; the 6th Street entrance will be closed.


Current Traffic

Ordway: 345 Washington Street, St. Paul, MN 55102



Prepaid Parking

We want to take the stress out of finding a place to park. Purchase prepaid parking at Lawson Commons Ramp, just steps from the Ordway.

The Ordway

Minnesota Opera’s performance home is the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts.

Minnesota Opera Center

The home of our administrative offices and rehearsal spaces. Throughout the season, intimate performances, informative lectures, and fun gatherings are held in this historic North Loop building.

The Lab Theater

Located next door to our North Loop headquarters, this historic space hosts both concerts, full-scale theater productions, and more.

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