Visit Mankato

Visit Mankato, the local convention and visitor’s bureau, is a business unit of Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. (GMG), which also includes the regional chamber of commerce and economic development organization, Greater Mankato Growth, the downtown development organization, City Center Partnership, and GreenSeam, which utilizes agriculture to build on the region’s extensive agribusiness assets to develop the ag economy.

Visit Mankato leads the development of the visitor economy in greater Mankato by actively promoting greater Mankato as a premier destination for conventions, tournaments and tourism. These activities bring a steady flow of visitors and business activity to greater Mankato that benefits local residents and future visitors. The work of Visit Mankato helps strengthen the hospitality industry which provides jobs, a diverse tax base and amenities for everyone to enjoy.

Whether you are planning a convention or meeting, a tournament, or a vacation, the staff at Visit Mankato are here to help.

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Looking for some help with your travel plans? Come and visit us at our Visitor Center across from the Verizon Center in the Graif building, located in the City Center of Mankato. The lobby is equipped with a multi-device and universal charging station in addition to free visitor guides, maps and information on several local points of interest throughout Mankato. The staff at Visit Mankato will go out of their way to make you feel truly welcome.

We are located at:
3 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 100
Mankato, MN 56001
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Visitor Center Hours – Office 

The Visitor Center is closed to the public with most of the work being done remotely to ensure the health and safety of our staff.  To speak to someone directly, call 507.385.6640. 

Visitor information can currently be obtained through the building lobby.

Sunday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. as well as  online.   

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