Location and General Characteristics
Located west of downtown and on Minneapolis' western edge, Bryn Mawr neighborhood borders parkland: Theodore Wirth Park to the north and west, Bassett Creek to the north, Bryn Mawr Meadows to the east and Cedar Lake Park in the south. Interstate 394 bisects Bryn Mawr and is the major entrance to the neighborhood. The neighborhood was named after one of the area's elementary schools and the neighborhood's community park. Bryn Mawr in Welsh means "big hill, "
The neighborhood offers an inviting commercial district with services for residents at the intersection of Cedar Lake Road and Penn Avenue South.
Last updated Sep. 27, 2011