620 W 34th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55408

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Phone: 612-370-4911
Fax: 612-230-6507

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Monday–Thursday: 3pm - 9pm
Friday: 3pm - 6pm

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Painter Recreation Center

Part of: Painter Park

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Summer Meal Program

Air Conditioned
View a list of recreation centers sorted by which locations are equipped with air conditioning [PDF].


  • Community Kitchen
  • Craft Room
  • Meeting Room
  • Multipurpose Room


  • Basketball Court
  • Drinking Fountain
  • Little Free Library
  • Playground/Tot Lot
  • Restroom Facility
  • Soccer Field
  • Softball Field
  • Tennis Court

Closed for Remodeling

Oct. 22, 2018 – Feb. 2019 Major improvements are coming to the recreation center! For more information visit the project page. During construction, preschool and select recreation programs have been relocated. Questions? Please contact Leslie Vinson, Recreation Area Manager at 612-499-9308 or Improvements and increased maintenance at Painter Recreation Center are funded by: Find Out More

Athletic Rentals: Call the recreation center directly to reserve a field, court, or rink for a single practice or game. Policy [PDF] Application [PDF]
Recurring Athletic Rentals: To reserve a field, court, or rink for two or more dates, visit our athletic permit page. Application [PDF]
Outdoor Event Space: Learn how to reserve park space for corporate events, community celebrations, and more. Application [PDF]
Room Rentals: Call the recreation center directly to reserve space for a meeting or special event. Fee Schedules and Procedures [PDF] Application [PDF]

Neighborhood: Lyndale
Service AreaSouthwest

Did you know?

We offer programming at 47 neighborhood recreation centers throughout Minneapolis.