County buildings

Most buildings remain closed to the public but we offer select services by phone, email, fax, or by appointment.

When you visit county buildings

Required face coverings

All visitors to Hennepin County buildings are required to wear face coverings that cover both mouth and nose. 

Face coverings can include a paper or disposable face mask, a cloth face mask, a scarf, a bandanna, a neck gaiter, or a religious face covering.

If you are sick

Do not enter the building if you are sick or experiencing any of the following symptoms:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Chills
  • Headache
  • Muscle pain
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell

Physical distance

Maintain 6 feet or 2 meters of physical distance.

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Main county buildings

Parking in downtown Minneapolis is available at street meters, ramps and lots.

Hennepin County Government Center

Headquarters for the county government is the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis.

701 Building

Health Services Building

Public Works Facility

Service centers

Health, medical, and nutrition locations

Clinics and medical centers

Hennepin County Medical Center

Primary care clinics and specialty care centers

Hennepin Faculty Associates

Medical Examiner’s Office

NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center

Public Health Clinic


Health care for the homeless

Mental health



NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center Food Shelf

Human Services and Public Health department locations

Human services centers

Get access to the full array of services. You can apply for economic assistance and human services, and get referrals to other county services and community resources.

Human Services and Public Health Department – North Minneapolis

Human Services and Public Health Department – South Minneapolis

Health Services Building 

Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People Community Service Center

Wells Fargo Building (Suite 108)

Northwest Family Service Center

Satellite human services centers

Get by-appointment only access to programs and services.

1800 Chicago

Chemical and behavior health

Family Justice Center

Child support

Hennepin County Government Center

Veterans' Service, adult protection and human services administration, including contracts

Interfaith Outreach & Community Partners (IOCP)

Human services, eligibility support, WIC and veterans’ service

Little Earth

Social services for American Indian communities

Powderhorn Partners Building

Office of Multi-Cultural Services


Find clinics, immunization services, public health data collection and other services.

Health Services Building

Mental Health Clinic

Care for children, teens and adults who struggle with serious mental illnesses.

NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center

Public safety, courts, and community corrections locations

Adult Corrections Facility

Client and Community Restoration

Family Justice Center

Fourth Judicial District Court

Hennepin County Home School

Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

Juvenile Detention Center


Sheriff's Jail: Public Safety Facility

Sheriff's Jail: Adult Detention Center City Hall

Holiday hours

2020 holiday closings

Most county offices and departments are closed on the following holidays




Wednesday 1/1/2020 New Year's Day
Monday 1/20/2020 Martin Luther King Day
Monday 2/17/2020 Presidents Day
Monday 5/25/2020 Memorial Day
Friday 7/3/2020 Independence Day (observed)
Monday 9/7/2020 Labor Day
Wednesday 11/11/2020 Veterans Day
Thursday 11/26/2020 Thanksgiving Day
Friday 11/27/2020 Thanksgiving Friday
Thursday 12/24/2020 Christmas Eve — some offices closed. See below.
Friday 12/25/2020 Christmas Day


Our libraries and many of our county offices will be closed on Thursday, December 24, and Friday, December 25.

Our service centers will close at 2 p.m. on December 24.

Human service centers will be open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on December 24.

Some county facilities and services may vary from the above schedule. See links for details:

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