The East Harriet neighborhood is located within the Southwest section of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The neighborhood is bordered by 36th Street E to the north; Lyndale Avenue S to the east; 46th Street W to the south; and Lake Harriet, William Berry Parkway, and Lake Calhoun to the west. East Harriet is located by the Chain of Lakes, south of Uptown and Downtown Minneapolis.
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East Harriet listings are within walking distance of Lake Calhoun and Lake Harriet, two of the main attractions of the neighborhood. Lake Calhoun and Lake Harriet both offer a variety of outdoor lake activities. Lake Calhoun offers swimming beaches, walking and biking paths around the lake, fishing and boating docks, bike and water sport rentals, sand volleyball courts, playing fields, and an eatery/concession stand, The Tin Fish Restaurant, open seasonally. Lake Harriet offers many of the same amenities, swimming beaches, walking and biking paths, rentals, fishing and boat docks as well as ice fishing, playgrounds, gardens, concessions, an also summer outdoor movies and music at the Lake Harriet Bandshell. Additional green spaces in East Harriet include Lyndale Farmstead Park which offers playing fields, biking paths, an ice rink, garden, and a playground, and walking and snowshoeing paths that lead to Lake Harriet and Lake Calhoun, passing a Rose Gardens, the Thomas Sadler Roberts Bird Sanctuary, and Jo Pond on the way to the lakes. A variety of shops, restaurants and cafés are within walking distance, and residents may choose to travel further up Lyndale or Hennepin Avenues to get to the Uptown area of Minneapolis which is a business district offers a variety of entertainment venues, shops, and restaurants.
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East Harriet is located within the Minneapolis Public School District. The main public schools serving the neighborhood include Lyndale Community School (Pre-K-5), Ramsey Middle School (6-8), and Washburn High School. There are also several schools located with the East Harriet neighborhood: Barton Open (K-8), a public magnet school; Stonebridge World School (K-6), a public International Baccalaureate charter school; and Sunshine Montessori School (PreK-K), a preschool and kindergarten. Additional public charter, magnet, and private schools are located nearby East Harriet, giving residents a variety of educational options.
East Harriet homes are located near I-35W and Hennepin and Lyndale Avenues, which provides residents access to the neighborhood from downtown Minneapolis and to other areas in the Minneapolis metro area. Residents can commute to the neighborhood via car, public transportation, or by bicycle. There are also Nice Ride bicycle rental stations open seasonally in East Harriet.
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