MPR Facilities

UBS Forum

The UBS Forum is a public space dedicated to exploration and dialogue concerning our society’s most pressing public policy and cultural issues. It is a center for communication of ideas, for gathering of knowledge, for debate among citizens, and for building momentum toward solutions.

MPR Studios

The MPR Recording Studios, including the Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Music Studio and Studio P, are world-class, state-of-the-art recording facilities housed within MPR’s headquarters building. The studios offer competitive rates and a friendly, professional staff. Capable of meeting the needs of solo musicians as well as full orchestral and rock ensembles, the studios have hosted sessions for the world’s finest musicians, from Andrew Bird and Tori Amos to Yo-Yo Ma, Joshua Bell, and Lang Lang.

The Fitzgerald Theater

The Fitzgerald Theater is committed to programming that reflects the audience and mission of Minnesota Public Radio. This 1,000-seat theater acts as MPR’s largest broadcast studio, with airwaves reaching millions of people tuned in to A Prairie Home Companion. Our staged productions commission authors, artists and radio hosts to create intellectually stimulating programs that delight and enlighten our vast public radio community. The Fitzgerald Theater is Saint Paul’s oldest theater and celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2010.

Tower Rental

Minnesota Public Radio offers rental space at several broadcast tower sites within the state of Minnesota. Transmitter building space is available at most sites. Additional building and generator requirements of renters are considered on a site-by-site basis. Availability is subject to demand.