Mecca Tattoo is an artist owned shop located in historic downtown Mankato. The shop features four artists who can provide a truly custom experience. Artist and owner Megan Hoogland is an international award-winning tattooist with 20 years experience. Mecca Tattoo offers consultations free of charge to those with ideas they want to see come to life. Tattoo appointments can be made in advance with a $100 deposit. We also do walk-ins for those without appointments.
To make an appointment with Megan, please email her at meganhoogland@gmail.com with the following information… Name // tattoo description // reference photos // size & placement //contact information with phone number. Currently she does have a 6 months to year waiting list for new appointments depending on her travel schedule.

For our out of town clients, please contact Hilton Garden Inn located in downtown Mankato for a special rate at 507.344.1111. For shuttle service from the Minneapolis-St.Paul Airport, please visit www.landtoairexpress.com.

418 S. Front Street Mankato, MN 56001. 507.720.0040

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We're Moving


Our new shop will be located at 115 South Broad Street, just a couple blocks from downtown Mankato. Join us on October 30th from 7 PM to 10 PM for our Grand Opening!

There will also be no disruption of our services...we are so excited! The new shop will be bigger and better, with private rooms for tattooing!

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With almost 20 years of experience, Megan has made quite a name for herself as one of the top female tattoo artists in the United States. Working diligently on the convention circuit and being featured in numerous magazines worldwide, Megan still awes her fans with her uncanny attention to detail.

As a master in black & gray tattooing, she specializes in portrait tattooing and reproduction work - with a twist, making each piece that she works on her own.

For appointments and availability, please email megan at meganhoogland@gmail.com.

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With a keen eye for detail, Kelly takes her time with each tattoo to make sure each design satisfies both herself and her client. She specializes in neo-tradtional, but prides herself on being a well rounded, solid tattooer able to tattoo any subject matter.

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John specializes in custom black and grey work, but can take any design given to him and make it great. With a shining personality and loyal customer following, John stays busy doing what he loves : tattooing, playing video games, and spending time with his cat, Chip Chip.

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John Laramy loves to do American and Japanese traditional tattooing, but takes care to be a well rounded artist that is capable of doing a beautiful job with any tattoo style. He is always happy to work with his clients to make sure they get a tattoo that they love, that will stand the test of time, and look bright and beautiful for many years. He is also the nicest guy you'll ever meet. Just email the shop at meccatattoo@gmail.com to set up a Thursday, Friday, or Saturday appointment!

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418 S. Front St. Mankato MN 56001 507.720.0040 meccatattoo@gmail.com Shop Hours: Mon-Thurs 12PM to 8PM //  FRI & SAT 12 PM to 10 PM

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