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Parking Locations

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The entrances to the MIA and museum parking ramp are located on Third Avenue South between East 24th and 25th streets. The parking ramp is just south of the museum. Additional parking is located at the northeast corner of the East 24th Street and Third Avenue South intersection, and across Third Avenue South from the ramp.

Surface lot at 24th Street and Third Avenue South

Enter the top level on Third Avenue, north of 24th Street. Enter the lower level on Clinton Avenue, north of 24th Street. This lot is under camera surveillance and is patrolled by museum security staff. Call boxes are located on both levels at both exits. If you need assistance, or have car trouble, you can be immediately connected to MIA Security at the touch of a button.

Surface lot at 25th Street and Third Avenue South

Enter this lot on either Third Avenue or on 25th Street.

Parking ramp at 25th Street and Third Avenue South

Enter all levels of this ramp on Third Avenue. For all lots, a 24-hour campus escort is available by calling Security.

Parking Rates and Instructions

A modest fee for parking enables the MIA to maintain this important amenity for our members and guests. For the ramp and the surface lot at 3rd Ave. S. and E. 25th St., and the 2-level surface lot at 3rd Ave. S. and E. 24th St., hourly parking rates are as follows:

0-2 hours $4.00
Each additional hour $1.00
Daily max $12.00
Lost ticket $12.00

Please follow instructions at the pay stations. There is a possibility of event rates.

For all lots, a 24-hour campus escort is available by calling Security at (612) 870-3003.

No overnight parking is allowed. Violators will be towed to Wrecker Services, (612) 330-0013.

It is best to leave plenty of time to arrive when coming for a visit, lecture, tour, or other event.