Activities & Resources
Blogs & Sites
Location: 5160 Center Court, Mall of America, Minneapolis, MN
Make a doll-loving girl's dreams come true at American Girl Place at the Mall of America! Visitors can emerse themselves in the AG experience, with dolls, books, and paraphernalia - including m...
Location: 2400 Third Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
The Children's Theatre Company (CTC) has long been recognized as North America's flagship theater for young people and families, as well as a major cultural and artistic resource in Minn...
Location: 900 South Fifth Street, Minneapolis, MN
Location: Minneapolis, MN
When the thought of one more run through Fox in Socks is too much for parents to bear, help is just a phone call away. Kids calling Storyline get stories read to them by local celebri...
Location: 193 Pennsylvania Avenue East, Saint Paul, MN
The Jackson Street Roundhouse was built by the Great Northern Railroad in 1907 to service their passenger-service steam locomotives. It was part of the historic Jackson Street shop compl...
Location: 1021 Bandana Boulevard East, Suite 222, Saint Paul, MN
Train-loving kids will swoon over the wonderful 3,000-square-foot O-scale operational model railroad here, but even non-enthusiasts will be impressed at the painstaking craftsmanship on ...
Location: 125 Main Street SE, Minneapolis, MN
Travel back in time - aboard the most modern of transport devices - on a five-mile Segway tour along the historic Minneapolis waterfront. The Segway, a stabilized gyroscopic "hum...
Location: 1219 Marquette Avenue, Suite 110, Minneapolis, MN
metroConnections offers motorcoach sightseeing tours (some including riverboat rides) around the Twin Cities, Stillwater, and along the Mississippi. A special Holiday Lights tour ...
Location: 199 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN
The Xcel Energy Center is much more than just the home of the wildly popular Minnesota Wild NHL team, which regularly sells out the arena's 18,000-plus seats for home games. The six-acre...
Location: 225 Third Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN
The indoor rink at the refurbished Old Milwaukee Road Depot is a unique place to skate. Set inside a restored Renaissance Revival-style truss-roofed train shed dating from 1899, it features flo...
Location: 365 West Marie Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
The bees in the apiary aren't the only ones busy at Dodge Nature Center. This may well be the hardest working facility around!
There's the barn and its farm animals, incl...
Location: 704 South Second Street, Minneapolis, MN
This newer museum was built within the limestone ruins of the century-old Washburn A Mill, one of the many mills that lined the Mississippi riverfront here, back when Minneapolis was the flo...
Location: 120 East Broadway, Minneapolis, MN
The former Underwater Adventures Aquarium was rechristened and redesigned in early 2011 as the Minnesota Sea Life Aquarium.
The new attraction features 30 display tanks, an interactiv...
Location: 3338 University Avenue Southeast, Minneapolis, MN
The Youth Performance Company (YPC) is an independent, non-profit theatre company that offers performing arts programs for kids ages six and up. Check the website for current classes.