Located a block down from Main Street, Hopkins Historical Society offers a vast directory of Hopkins. The large room…More that holds most of Hopkins' treasured memorabilia looks a bit like the inside of a time capsule. There are antique farming tools, yearbooks from 1940 to present, a full directory on Minneapolis Moline (the first major industry that brought people to Hopkins), diaries from as far back as 1872, service uniforms and panoramic photos of Hopkins through the years. The crammed room also houses paintings and replicas created by Hopkins residents. Other townships also are represented, including Minnetonka, West Minneapolis and Edina.
The mission of the Historical Society is to "document, preserve and classify historical records, interpret material unique to our local history, gather artifacts and materials to exhibit the story of Hopkins and serve as community historians to children and adults." A calm and quiet place to research or reminisce, the Hopkins Historical Society is open Tuesdays and Thursdays or by appointment.
Phatchellies 11 10th Ave S, Hopkins, MN55343 Phatchellies is a full-service salon located in the back of a large, remodeled house in downtown Hopkins. It has a very…More attractive courtyard with a fountain outside its main entry.
Hopkins Hair House 5 10th Ave N, Hopkins, MN55343 Located just off of Main Street, Hopkins Hair House has been providing quality cuts and styles for 40 years. The cozy…More shop encourages walk-ins and caters to women, men and children! Don Speck, the owner, greets everyone who walks in and talks of the going-ons of Hopkins with his customer. The shop also offers hair-care products, razors and shaving cream.
Hopkins Auto Body & Glass 10889 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins, MN55343 The modern-looking building that houses Hopkins Auto Body & Glass gives the business a fresh look, but the…More company's roots in town actually go back to 1962. Over that time, employees have prided themselves on "treating customers like friends," as the company's motto says. Partly, that means making it as easy as possible for customers to deal with repairs. Hopkins Auto Body offers loaner cars and vehicle pick-up and drop-off.
Top Colour Shop is a hair coloring specialty service situatied in a former house on Main Street in Hopkins. They…More provide other styling services such as haircuts and makeups. Their motto is "be aware, it's your hair."
You can't miss Top Colour. Just look for the distinctive windmill down by the street and the blue and white house on top of the small
Munkabeans 1206 Mainstreet, Hopkins, MN55343 Munkabeans has been serving coffee in Hopkins since 1996. All of its goodies are baked fresh in-house, including the…More sandwich breads. The store features a local artist every month and live music on Friday and Saturday nights.
Braxton Hancock & Sons 1315 5th St S, Hopkins, MN55343 Braxton Hancock & Sons provides a variety of contracting services for buildings in Hopkins and the surrounding areas.…More The company works primarily with commercial clients on properties like apartment complexes and senior housing facilities.
Depot Coffee House 9451 Excelsior Blvd, Hopkins, MN55343 The Depot is an old train station turned coffee shop right on the main drag of Excelsior Boulevard in Hopkins. They…More specialize in locally roasted beans for their coffee, espresso and iced drinks. They also have a nice variety of coffee alternatives. And because they are located on the Three Rivers Regional Trail System, you can always find people of all ages congregating at this hot spot.