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Blogs & Sites
Location: 2520 North Dale Street, Saint Paul, MN
Hundreds of species of animal and plant life live within the nature center's boundaries, which include 52 acres of marsh, prairie, and forest lands. Visitors can explore the Interpretive Center...
Location: Eagan Community Center, 1501 Central Parkway, Saint Paul, MN
The Blast is a two-story space-themed play center located inside the Eagan Community Center. It features a galaxy of slides, tunnels, tubes, and more.
Kids under 10 or over 12 mu...
Location: 7355 York Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
The Southdale YMCA offers free on-site childcare (for kids from six weeks to 10 years old) while parents work out, with both indoor and outdoor play areas. And like most Ys, it al...
Location: 7700 York Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
Peculiar? Ingenious? You decide.
Edinborough Park - nearly an acre in size - has all the usual park amenities, including a playground, an amphitheater, a basketball court, a bab...
Location: 528 Hennepin Avenue, Suite 704, Minneapolis, MN
Illusion Theater, founded in 1974, mounts many family-friendly productions and serves students throughout the state with its outreach efforts.
Location: 66th Street and France Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
This is where it all began, folks. The first enclosed, climate-controlled shopping center in the world, built by the Dayton family in 1956 in Edina, an affluent first-ring suburb of Minneapolis...
Location: 14255 Johnny Cake Ridge Road, Saint Paul, MN
Teens in grades six to 12 have exclusive reign over the Apple Valley Teen Center, a unique facility managed by Apple Valley Parks & Recreation where kids can socialize, dance, play, and ...
Location: 501 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN
For nearly 40 years, Twin Citians have been trekking out to Chanhassen - no longer such a chore, now that the metro area extends out that far! - to enjoy high-quality musical theater production...
Location: 55 North Victoria Street, Saint Paul, MN
SteppingStone, founded in 1987, produces a six-play season of hour-long affordable, entertaining, and multi-cultural productions. The shows take place in the organization's recently reno...
Location: 3435 - 36th Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
Longfellow Park, in the heart of strong, friendly neighborhood, features a playground, wading pool, tennis courts, walking paths, a football field, and in the winter, ice rinks. The ...
Location: 2115 West 21st Street, Minneapolis, MN
Owned by award-winning author Louise Erdrich, Birchbark has a great selection for adults and children, and two inviting areas for snuggling and imaginative play.
The picture book...
Location: 3500 Holly Lane North, Suite 65, Minneapolis, MN
Kids can jump, bounce, climb, and slide at Pump It Up, the award-winning "inflatable party zone." The climate-controlled arenas are filled with huge inflatable structures and provide a g...
Location: 120 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN
The Science Museum offers visitors a wealth of hands-on activities, engaging exhibits, weekend science-in-action demonstrations, breathtaking large-format films, and a mind-boggling arra...