Things To Do in the Twin Cities

THINGS TO DO IN THE TWIN CITIES

  • Walk the Mississippi River Road; Rent a Nice Ride and bike it
  • Take the Padelford Riverboat (Dinner Cruise)
  • Go to Raspberry Island Regional Park with stunning view of St. Paul
  • Science Museum, check out “RACE: Are We So Different” exhibit
  • Union Depot’s newly renovated labor murals
  • Saturday’s St. Paul Farmers Market – Opens at 6AM
  • Paul Saints Baseball game Aug 9-11, Games Start at 7:05PM
  • Walk Summit Avenue in St. Paul – View collection of Victorian Homes
  • Walk Grand Avenue in St. Paul – Many Small Shops and Local Businesses
  • Tour the State Capitol or St. Paul Cathedral
  • Minnesota History Center, “Somali + Minnesota” Exhibit
  • Landmark Center Tour
  • Minnesota Zoo with “Behind the Scenes Tour”
  • Mall of America, take the light rail down
  • Hmong Village, a Hmong Market, great mural and great food
  • Como Zoo and the Como Conservatory
  • Historic Fort Snelling (Genocide of the Dakota)
  • James J. Hill library and/or James J. Hill House Tour
  • Children’s Museum, Open until 8PM Friday and Saturday
  • Harriet Island Event: Irish Fair (Aug 9th – 12th), open until 11pm
  • Walking around the University of MN—east and west campuses
  • Walking around Minneapolis and walk the Stone Arch Bridge
  • Minneapolis Institute of Art or Walker Modern Art Museum
  • Guthrie Theater, “The Legend of Georgia McBride,” and “West Side Story”
  • Enjoy one of many Twin Cities Micro breweries
  • Walk around Bde Maka Ska and surrounding lakes, Uptown Area