The Holy Mackerel
The Holy Mackerel Studios has been Saint Paul's premiere tattoo and piercing hot spot since March 2009. Known for its award winning body artists and one of a kind jewelry selection, it is the place to go for all of your tattoo and piercing needs.
Shop Hours and Info
We are open 7 days a week
Please Note: We are temporarily closed, but please feel free to message us with any questions and we will reply as soon as possible.
Due to COVID-19, our tattoo artists and piercer may not be able to
schedule a same-day appointment.
Please call ahead to schedule your service.
PLEASE NOTE: Masks are mandatory as ordered by the
state of Minnesota. If you are experiencing
any of the following symptoms:
Fever or feeling feverish
A new cough
Shortness of breath
A new sore throat
New muscle aches
New loss of smell or taste
please stay home and reschedule your appointment.
We are a cash only establishment. ATM available on-site
Meet Our Artists
We’re inspired by the people, the culture, and the fiber of the Twin Cities. That’s where our artists call home. Our approach to needlework is traditional with a modern edge, which leaves plenty of room for individual interpretation and creativity. Come into the shop and let us help you turn your dreams into reality.
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Our Expert Piercer
Stop by for Small Business Saturday!
Buy any of our organic jewelry and get the second (of equal or lesser value) for 40% off!
Receive 20% off any of our hangers with a piercing service!