Things To See & Do Near Austin MN
Hormel Nature Center – Choose your path and take a walk through Austin’s nature center. Stop by the lodge and learn about different animals and possibly even hold a snake! Free canoe rentals are available most Thursdays from 1:00 – 4:00pm. – Austin, MN
Mall of America – United State’s largest mall. Shop from over 520 stores, choose from over 50 restaurants, spend some time in the Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park, play at the Lego Imagination, or stroll through the Sea Life Aquarium. – Bloomington, MN
Sculpture Garden – 11 acres with about 40 permanent attractions and some temporary, it is one of the largest sculpture gardens in the country. Home of the iconic Spoonbridge and Cherry. – Minneapolis, MN
Minnesota Children’s Museum – Children ages 6 months to 10 years old plus their adult companions can learn about science through multiple hands-on activities. There are 7 themes and areas for you to explore. – St. Paul, MN
Valleyfair Amusement Park – One of the biggest amusement parks in Minnesota. Famous for its rollercoaster, “The Wild Thing”, it also has an area to get wet and an area for younger kids to go on rides and play. – Shakopee, MN
Minnesota Twins Baseball – When you’re at Beaver Trails Jellystone Park™, you’re in Twins Territory! What better way to spend an afternoon than at the ballpark watching your favorite Minnesota Twins, coming back to Beaver Trails Jellystone Park™ and visiting with friends, or participating in some evening activity?
Mystic Casino – Minnesota’s most all-inclusive entertainment destination with all the amenities you’ve come to enjoy at the Las Vegas of the Midwest! Go, play, and then return to the campground for an evening of s’mores and Yogi Bear™! You can’t help but be called a WINNER with that combination!