Plymouth, Minnesota was founded on April 19, 1858, and it's been a town that values community, industry, and beautiful natural surroundings ever since. If you are looking for a hometown that is rich in history, has picturesque views, provides opportunities for indoor and outdoor entertainment, and has friendly people, Plymouth may just be the place for you.
This city of 75,000 may sound big, but it still has that quaint and small-town feel. Its industrial-based job market and economy are thriving, so Plymouth has great potential for both work and play. Located just 12 miles northwest of busy Minneapolis, you'll be close to the benefits of living near a big city, but you'll also experience the slower paced lifestyle of the suburbs. Many major highways are close to Plymouth, which makes this city a prime location. I-494 and Hwy 55 run through Plymouth, Hwy 169 is on the city’s eastern border, and I-394 is just four miles from the center of Plymouth.
If you love the outdoors, come and play in Plymouth, MN. Check out Clifton E. French Regional Park, which has a swimming beach, fishing pier, play areas, and lighted trails where you can bring the family for hours of fun. There’s also Eagle Lake Regional Park, offering 230 acres for you to explore if you love to bike, hike, cross-country ski, or snowshoe. You can also spend a day on the green at the stunning Hollydale golf course that is family owned and operated.
For those looking for indoor activities or places to experience the arts, Plymouth has some great sites to visit. The Plymouth Playhouse is an intimate theater that presents fun plays and concerts. There’s also the Hilde Performance Center, which is a breath-taking outdoor theater where you can hear the Minnesota Orchestra, watch 4th of July fireworks, or just stroll through the lovely nearby Millennium Gardens. Or, you can catch a movie at the Plymouth Grand 15, a standout movie theater that has reclining seats, a well-stocked snack bar, and $5 Tuesdays.
Does Plymouth sound like a city you’d like to call home? If so, call Weidner Apartment Homes today. Our two apartment communities, Stoneleigh at the Reserve and Plymouth Square Apartment Homes, have apartments for rent that are move-in ready and are equipped with incredible amenities. We're here to help you make Plymouth, Minnesota your new home!vvv