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The Ard Godfrey House
28 University Avenue SE
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414

The Ard Godfrey House is located in Chute Square at the intersection of University and Central Avenue SE, across the Mississippi River from downtown Minneapolis in the St. Anthony Falls, Historic Riverfront District.


From downtown Minneapolis:

  • Take Third Avenue bridge across Mississippi River. The house is located on the left-hand side, on Chute Square, at the second light after crossing the bridge, University and Central Avenue SE.

From 35W:

  • Take 4th St./University Avenue exit and turn onto 4th St. (a one-way street). Take 4th Street to Central Avenue SE, turn left and go 1½ blocks, house is on the right.

From St. Paul:

  • Take 94 East to 5th Street exit in Minneapolis. Turn right on Third Avenue, and cross the river. The house is on the left side, on Chute Square, at the second stop light after crossing the river (University and Central Avenues).


  • Parking meters are available adjacent to Chute Square.
  • St. Anthony Municipal parking ramp is one block south on 2nd Street SE.
  • Riverplace parking ramp is one block to the north on 2nd Street SE, next to Our Lady of Lourdes church.