Grandparents Itinerary

Bloomington, MN CVB

Take the grandkids on an adventure in Bloomington, home of Mall of America! Read the full itinerary here: https://www.bloomingtonmn.org/things-to-do/itineraries/grandparents-itinerary2

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

    Try walking with a tour guide to find the more than 260 bird species in the 2,200-acre refuge. Some 121 birds are known to nest at the refuge, including eagles. This is a great place to see and learn about the Minnesota and Mississippi rivers, plus the area wildlife and migrating water fowl.

    August 15, 2022
  • Minnesota Zoo

    Visit the Minnesota Zoo and view more than 4,700 animals in their natural habitats, including a lush tropical area, marine center, farm, boreal forest and tundra.

    August 15, 2022
  • FlyOver America

    Take a ride on FlyOver America, a flight simulator that soars over some of the USA's most breathtaking landscapes.

    August 15, 2022
  • The Fair on 4

    Head to The Fair on 4 on the Mall's fourth floor. The one-of-a-kind attraction features an arcade, go-kart track, and axe throwing.

    August 15, 2022
  • The Fit Tourist

    Start your day by grabbing a seat on The Fit Tourist biking tour. Tour routes include downtown Minneapolis, the Chain of Lakes, and the Mississippi River. Take in the Twin Cities’ history and famous spots, including Longfellow’s legendary Minnehaha Falls, the University of Minnesota campus, and Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins.

    August 15, 2022
  • Rainforest Cafe

    After all of the excitement around the Mall, enjoy a bite to eat at one of the 50-plus restaurants located on the third and fourth floors. Kid-friendly favorites include Twin City Grill, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., and Rainforest Cafe.

    August 15, 2022
  • Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

    After all of the excitement around the Mall, enjoy a bite to eat at one of the 50-plus restaurants located on the third and fourth floors. Kid-friendly favorites include Twin City Grill, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., and Rainforest Cafe.

    August 15, 2022
  • Twin City Grill

    After all of the excitement around the Mall, enjoy a bite to eat at one of the 50-plus restaurants located on the third and fourth floors. Kid-friendly favorites include Twin City Grill, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., and Rainforest Cafe.

    August 15, 2022
  • Crayola Experience Mall of America

    Colors come alive at Crayola Experience, where the young ones can name and wrap their own crayon or star in a coloring book page.

    August 15, 2022
  • Moose Mountain Adventure Golf

    Moose Mountain Adventure Golf entices kids to challenge their grandparents on the mini golf course.

    August 15, 2022
  • The LEGO® Store Mall of America

    The LEGO Store lets kids play with the latest and greatest in Lego products.

    August 15, 2022
  • SEA LIFE at Mall of America

    SEA LIFE at Mall of America gets the grandkids face-to-face with sharks and other sea creatures.

    August 15, 2022
  • Nickelodeon Universe®

    Begin your MOA® adventure in Nickelodeon Universe®. Spread across seven acres in the center of the Mall, Nickelodeon Universe is a child’s paradise ... indoors. Grab an unlimited wristband and hop on nearly 30 rides and attractions for all ages and courage levels.

    August 15, 2022
  • Mall of America®

    The world’s premiere retail and entertainment complex will provide a memory-filled day of entertainment, adventure, pampering, dining, constructing and shopping.

    August 15, 2022