About

The Downtown Merchants extend a warm welcome as you visit our Alexandria Lakes Area!

Nestled in west central Minnesota just an easy 2 hours northwest of Minneapolis on Interstate 94, you will discover beautiful Alexandria. Travel a few miles inland to unveil a true hidden treasure … our exciting historic downtown district.

Rich in history since the late 1800’s, downtown Alexandria encompasses 3rd through 8th Avenues on Broadway and continues to be a fantastic shopping destination for antiques, unique boutiques, gift shops, eateries and much, much more for you to explore. A casual stroll will begin your journey …

In existence since 1967, Downtown Merchants Association continually strives to enhance, beautify, and promote the diversity of our thriving downtown shopping and business district while protecting and preserving its historical past … thus providing you with THE ultimate shopping experience!

Downtown Alexandria is waiting for YOU!!