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Location: 345 Washington Street, Saint Paul, MN
The Ordway Center hosts some of the Twin Cities best performances throughout the year, with world-class theater and concert offerings. Some of the performances are geared specifically to...
Location: 75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN
The white Georgia marble, St. Cloud granite, and gleaming gold-leafed Quadriga statuary atop this hundred-year-old government building are pretty imposing, but be assured visitors are qu...
Location: 175 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN
This convention complex, accessible from Kellogg Boulevard and off Rice Park, comprises several enormous exhibit halls, ballrooms and meeting rooms, and the Roy Wilkins Auditorium, which boasts...
Location: P.O. Box 580172, Minneapolis, MN
GSVLOC, a non-profit community theater organization, presents one fully staged production a year from the operetta repertory of Gilbert and Sullivan, as well as occasional concerts and o...
Location: 1920 Fitch Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
There's much for families to learn and do at the Raptor Center, part of the U of M's College of Veterinary Medicine. It specializes in the care, study, rehabilitation, and conservation of ea...
Location: 710 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Reopened in 2002 - after extensive renovations and nearly twenty years shuttered - Hennepin Theatre District's Pantages Theatre now hosts concerts, shows, and other performances. The bo...
Location: 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
The American Swedish Institute is housed within the historic Turnblad Mansion, a castle originally built as the home of Swan Turnblad, the newspaper publisher and self-made millionaire w...
Location: 2424 Franklin Avenue East, Minneapolis, MN
The focus is on all things ceramic at this art and education center, which opened in 1990. Classes for adults, families, and children are offered year-round for all levels of experience. Ongoi...
Location: 416 Cedar Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
The Cedar hosts an eclectic calendar of concerts, with folk, blues, jazz, indie rock, and world music most heavily represented. U of M students fill a lot of the seats for many performan...
Location: 500 11th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
Location: 1265 North Snelling Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
The Minnesota State Fairgrounds is best known as the site of The Great Minnesota Get-Together, held each year over the 12 days leading up to Labor Day. But throughout the year, the numerous exh...
Location: 4301 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Leonardo's Basement provides programs for girls and boys who want to design and build art, science, and technology projects. The 4,800-square-foot workshop is stuffed with tools and buil...