Minneapolis, Minnesota: Mary Tyler Moore Statue

This landmark was created back when cable channel TV Land thought pop culture, posterity and self-promotion would be best served by sponsoring public statues of fictional TV characters. Iconic, hat-tossing Mary Richards is from the opening credits of the 1970s sitcom set in Minneapolis.
Address:
700 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN
Directions:
Downtown, on the west corner of 7th St. S. and the Nicollet Pedestrian Mall.
Hours:
Aug. 2015: reported in storage during construction.
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Mary Richards Statue

I wanted to see this forever, got there today and discovered it was "in storage" for next 2 yrs due to construction at the site....boo.

[alicia h., 08/16/2015]

Mary Tyler Moore.

Mary Tyler Moore Statue

I took a nothing day and made it feel worthwhile!

[C A, 05/16/2015]

Role model.

Mary Tyler Moore Statue

It reminds me a bit of the bronze Fonz in Milwaukee.

[Peachikita, 07/27/2013]

Mary Tyler Moore statue.

Mary Tyler Moore Statue

This was wonderful. If you grew up watching and wanting to be "Mary," then this is a must see! Try not to go during rush hour, though.

[Bette, 08/04/2012]

Mary Richards statue.

Mary Tyler Moore Statue

Would Mary really throw her hat for a Pedicab?

[Bob Fried, 11/24/2011]

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