See Faith Boblett perform at the opening day of the Minnesota History Center’s exhibit - First Avenue: Stories of Minnesota’s Mainroom!
Discover how First Avenue, its staff, and the Minneapolis music scene have changed over five decades.
Around each corner you'll run into a new band, singer, or DJ, brought to life through video, photographs, and artifacts.
Hear personal stories from music legends, bartenders, bouncers and more
See big-name bands in their earliest days at 7th St. Entry, including The Replacements and Hüsker Dü
Watch video clips from the club's first raucous performance by Joe Cocker in 1970
Step into the '80s-era office of long-time manager Steve McClellan and learn about the venue's inner workings
See Prince's iconic suit from Purple Rain and memorial items left at First Avenue after his passing