University of Minnesota

Contact and location

The Accessibility Observatory is located in the Civil Engineering Building on the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis East Bank Campus, a few blocks from the Washington Avenue Bridge over the Mississippi River.


Andrew Owen, Director
Office: 780M Civil Engineering
Phone: 612-624-7550

Mailing Address

Accessibility Observatory
University of Minnesota
500 Pillsbury Drive S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0116
Phone: 612-625-5522
Fax: 612-626-7750

Parking and Transit

Parking is available at the Washington Avenue Ramp, the University Avenue Ramp, and the Church Street Garage. For transit information, please visit the Metro Transit website or call 612-373-3333.

The Accessibility Observatory is a program of the Center for Transportation Studies and the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering.