The Mall of
The Mall of America is located at 60 E. Broadway, Bloomington, MN
55425. The Mall of America Features more than 80 acres of shops,
restaurants, nightclubs and entertainment. Activities include The Cereal
Adventure, Underwater Adventures, The Lego Imagination Center and Knotts
Camp Snoopy. The Mall of America is also the largest mall in all of
The Bloomington Historical Museum is found at 10200 Penn Avenue,
Bloomington, MN 55431-3366. Located in an 1892 town hall, this museum
features displays, exhibits and artifacts that have to do with the
history of the region.
The Underwater Adventures is located at the Mall of America, East
Entrance, level one, Bloomington, MN 55425. Underwater Adventures is
home to more than 3000 saltwater and freshwater fish and other sea life.
These types of sea life include a variety of sharks, stingrays,
endangered sea turtles, sea horses, eels, puffer fish and octopus.
The Lego Imagination Center is at 60 E. Broadway, Bloomington, MN
55425. The Lego Imagination Center is fun and interactive for the whole
family. The Lego Imagination Center park is filled with 6000 square feet
of fun and exciting life size models ranging from all different shapes
and sizes made completely out of legos
Valley National Wildlife Refuge
The Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge can be found at 3815
American Boulevard East, Bloomington, MN 55425. The Minnesota Valley
National Wildlife Refuge is made up of 8 land units along the Minnesota
River and oversees a 13- county Wetland Management District. Visitors
may also enjoy hunting and fishing at the Minnesota Valley National
The Normandale Japanese Garden is located within the Normandale
Community College, Bloomington, MN 55425. The Normandale Japanese Garden
was designed by Mr. Takao Watsnabe, a garden architect from Tokyo,
Japan. This beautiful Japanese Garden is one of the loveliest settings
for wedding photo sessions. It is home to many rare and beautiful exotic
flowers. You can view these flowers and many more by strolling through
one of the many beautiful strolling gardens.
Knotts Camp Snoopy is located in the Mall of America, 5000 Center
Court, Bloomington, MN 55425. The Knotts Camp Snoopy is a 7 acre theme
Park located within the Mall of America. The theme park, that is based
off the characters of the entire Charlie Brown Family, has many rides
and roller coasters to choose from such as the Red Baron, the Huff and
Puff, the Log Peeler, the Charlie Brown Speedway, the Walter K.
Steamboat and much much more fun for the entire family young and old to
enjoy. The park is open every day of the year except Christmas Day.
The Fourth Floor entertainment District is located in the Mall of
America, Bloomington, MN 55425. It is one of the Malls entertainment
Basic Brown Bear Factory
The Basic Brown Bear Factory is located at the Mall of America,I-494
and Highway 77, Bloomington, MN 55425. This may be better than a visit
to Santa's workshop. Kids - and others - won't merely watch how teddy
bears are designed, cut, and sewn. They'll get to stuff a bear
themselves, using the factory's stuffing machine. Once the bear is sewn
up, visitors can groom and dress the new arrival - and take it home.
The Hyland Lake Park Reserve is located at 10145Bush Lake Road,
Bloomington, MN 55438-2164. Camping, biking, skiing, canoeing and good
old outdoor fun can all be found at the Hyland Lake Park Reserve south
of Minneapolis. The nature trails are have overlooks and observation
decks allowing observation of deer, pheasant, ducks, geese and a variety
of songbirds. There are 7 miles of hiking trails and 6 miles of paved
bike paths. The Hyland Outdoor Recreation Center contains a snack bar,
gift shop and restrooms. The center rents bikes, rowboats, canoes and
paddleboats in the summer and skis, snowshoes and skates in the winter.
The Cereal Adventure Park is located in The Mall of America,
Bloomington, MN 55425. Cereal Adventures is a hands on attraction based
on the classic characters you know and love from your favorite general
mills cereals. At the Cereal Adventure you and your entire family can
enjoy hand on activities such as the "Cheerios Play Park", the "Lucky
Charms Magical Forest", and the "Trix Fruity Carnival"
The Bloomington Art Center can be located at 10206 Penn Avenue,
Bloomington, MN 55431-3366. This community art centre offers three
galleries that feature the work of emerging professional artists from
the five state area.
The Hyland Greens Golf Course can be located at 10200 102nd St.,
Bloomington, MN 55437.Comprised of two beginner level 9-hole courses.
The inside or short course is the less challenging of the two with
small, easily attainable greens and hazard-less fairways. The outside or
long course sports tree-lined fairways, small sand traps and an
occasional water hazard.
The Seanote Cruises can be found a 8000 Telegraph Road, Bloomington,
MN 55438-1178. With a fleet of elegant, modern ships, this company
offers daylight or starlight cruises and tours of waterways in the area.
Golf practice Center
The Chalet Drive Golf Practice Center is located at 8800 Chalet Road,
Bloomington, MN 55438-1205. This golfing center features thirty six
driving range stations, with artificial mats. It also includes a food
court that offers a regular lunch menu.
and Snowboard Area
The Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area is located at East Bush Lake Road,
Bloomington, MN 55425. The Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area is found within
the 1000 acre Hyland Park Reserve, this is a beautiful recreational area
that attracts all types of downhill snowboard and ski enthusiasts.