24 Hours in Bloomington

Bloomington, MN CVB

With so much to do in Bloomington, it can be a challenge to pack it all into a short trip. However, we’ve managed to squeeze some of the best of it into a fun, albeit busy, 24 hours. Read the full itinerary here: https://www.bloomingtonmn.org/things-to-do/itineraries/24-hours-in-bloomington

  • The Japanese Garden

    Take a brief drive to central Bloomington, where you can visit Normandale Community College’s Japanese Garden, a two-acre oasis of beauty and serenity in the heart of Bloomington.

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  • Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge—Bloomington Education and Visitor Center

    Spend some time at the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, one of the nation’s few urban national wildlife refuges, and walk around scenic trails. There’s more than 2,000 acres of floodplain forest, ponds, spring-fed steams and marsh to explore by foot, bike, snowshoe or cross-country ski, plus opportunities to view birds and other wildlife

    August 15, 2022
  • JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall of America

    Enjoy a top-notch meal at JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall of America’s restaurant, Cedar + Stone, Urban Table.

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  • Radisson Blu Mall of America

    Unwind in the indoor saline pool at this hotel connected to Mall of America.

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  • Target Field

    Watch the Twins play under the open sky at one of the nation’s best ballparks.

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  • Theatre in the Round Players Inc

    Theatre in the Round is along the University of Minnesota's West Bank and a great place to enjoy a show.

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  • Mixed Blood Theatre

    Enjoy a show at Mixed Blood Theatre, just off the Cedar-Riverside Station on the Blue Line light rail.

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  • Midtown Global Market

    Hop off the Blue Line light rail for shopping and dining inside Midtown Global Market.

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  • Minnehaha Falls

    View this 53-foot urban waterfall just outside of Bloomington.

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  • Historic Fort Snelling

    Tour this former U.S. military outpost just outside of Bloomington.

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  • FlyOver America

    Soar high above the country's most beautiful landmarks at FlyOver America.

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  • Moose Mountain Adventure Golf

    Play a round of northwoods-themed golf at Moose Mountain Adventure Golf.

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  • SEA LIFE at Mall of America

    Come face-to-face with more than 10,000 sea creatures at SEA LIFE at Mall of America.

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  • Nickelodeon Universe®

    Explore Nickelodeon Universe®, a one-of-a-kind indoor theme park with nearly 30 rides and attractions.

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  • Mall of America®

    Shop the more than 520 stores, finding something for yourself as well as gifts to bring home.

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