The Elliot Park neighborhood is in the Central Community, south of downtown Minneapolis. It is bounded by Fifth Avenue South, Fifth Street South, Highway 55, 18th Street East and Fourth Avenue South. The park that is the district’s namesake was created out of farmland donated by Dr. Joseph Elliot. It is now a serene gathering place in the midst of the bustling city that offers picnic areas and tables, a tot lot and wading pool, basketball and tennis courts and softball and baseball fields.Click to Read More
Elliot Park contains Hennepin County Medical Center and North Central University. The Elliot Recreation Center offers a wide variety of arts and crafts and recreational programs. The Elliot Park neighborhood has undergone a period of renovation and growth over the past decade.