Activities & Resources
Blogs & Sites
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: 855 Phalen Boulevard, Saint Paul, MN
This indoor rock climbing facility has it all: hundreds of climbing routes along more than 18,200 square feet of vertical climbing surface; 50 top ropes, 15 of which are equipped with auto-bela...
Location: 1459 St. Clair Avenue, Saint Paul, MN
ArtScraps - the reuse store and gallery run by ArtStart - turns one man's garbage into another man's treasure. ArtScraps works with businesses to keep remnants, overstock materials, a...
Location: 3100 West 43rd Street, Minneapolis, MN
This popular neighborhood park offers wide open spaces, picnic tables, a wading pool, and a large playground that's divided into two sections, with larger climbing structures and swings for old...
Location: 4701 West 64th Street, Minneapolis, MN
Enthusiastic, encouraging, well-qualified teachers and a spectacular array of offerings - including family classes, and comprehensive afterschool and summer programming - make instructio...
Location: 1111 Main Street, Hopkins, MN
Stages Theatre Company mounts bouncy productions for young children, and more thought-provoking fare for teens, with local youth performing alongside professional actors and mentors onst...
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: Eden Prairie, MN
Each engaging, educational Abrakadoodle art workshop, camp, or party highlights a different artist - from Old Masters to Pop icons - and introduces children to different materials and ar...
Location: 1225 Estabrook Drive, Saint Paul, MN
Strolling through the lush, colorful, and ever-changing gardens at the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory (formerly Como Park Conservatory), it's clear why more than 300 couples a year choose the
Location: 412 Fifth Avenue North, Hopkins, MN
Mis Amigos gives kids an early start in foreign language learning with immersion programming - which means teachers speak only Spanish to students.
Children ages 33 months throu...
Location: 2613 East Franklin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN
Adults and kids - even babies! - can explore and make art in innovative programs for all levels of experience. Create with drawing and painting materials, metal, fabric, clay, and more. Arti...