Three Days of Culture

Bloomington, MN CVB

If culture is what you’re looking for, you’re in the right place. Let this itinerary help guide you to some of the best that Bloomington and the rest of the Twin Cities has to offer. Read more: https://www.bloomingtonmn.org/things-to-do/itineraries/three-days-of-culture

  • Ordway Center for the Performing Arts

    Catch a performance at the Fitzgerald Theater or venture to the Ordway Theater, where anything from a Broadway show to world dance or music might be on stage.

    August 15, 2022
  • Fitzgerald Theater

    Catch a performance at the Fitzgerald Theater or venture to the Ordway Theater, where anything from a Broadway show to world dance or music might be on stage.

    August 15, 2022
  • Rice Park

    Take a stroll through Rice Park, making sure to notice the statues of Peanuts characters and F. Scott Fitzgerald.

    August 15, 2022
  • Cossetta

    Here you can dine cafeteria-style on great Italian food before indulging in pastries and gelato from the restaurant’s pasticceria.

    August 15, 2022
  • Science Museum of Minnesota

    Make your way to the Science Museum of Minnesota® to let curious minds run wild and explore topics like paleontology, physical science, technology, the human body, and the people and cultures of the Mississippi River.

    August 15, 2022
  • Minnesota Children's Museum

    Families will want to head directly to Minnesota Children’s Museum, where young ones are encouraged to crawl, climb and scamper through the interactive exhibits.

    August 15, 2022
  • Guthrie Theater

    Take in a show on one of the three stages, and don’t leave without taking in the view from the cantilevered Endless Bridge.

    August 15, 2022
  • Zen Box Izakaya

    Enjoy a delicious bite to eat at Zen Box Izakaya.

    August 15, 2022
  • Mill City Museum

    For a look into the past, head to Mill City Museum, located on the banks of the Mississippi River. Built into the ruins of a mill that was once the world’s largest flour producer, here you’ll learn about the intertwined histories of the flour industry, Mississippi River and city of Minneapolis.

    August 15, 2022
  • State Theatre

    Catch a Broadway show, concert or comedian on stage at the Orpheum, Pantages, or State theaters, all found on Hennepin Avenue.

    August 15, 2022
  • Pantages Theatre

    Catch a Broadway show, concert or comedian on stage at the Orpheum, Pantages, or State theaters, all found on Hennepin Avenue.

    August 15, 2022
  • Orpheum Theatre

    Catch a Broadway show, concert or comedian on stage at the Orpheum, Pantages, or State theaters, all found on Hennepin Avenue.

    August 15, 2022
  • Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse
  • Seven Steakhouse Sushi & Rooftop
  • Union Rooftop
  • CRAVE American Kitchen & Sushi Bar (LaSalle Plaza - Minneapolis)
  • Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

    At the 11-acre Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, you'll see one of the Twin Cities’ most iconic landmarks, the Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture.

    August 15, 2022
  • Walker Art Center

    Modern and contemporary art lovers will want to stop at the Walker Art Center, the Upper Midwest’s first public art gallery. Here you’ll find a more than 11,000-piece collection that focuses on media, performing and visual arts.

    August 15, 2022
  • Children's Theatre Company

    Walk over to the Children’s Theatre Company and enjoy a family-friendly production of adapted literature or storybook or a theater-commissioned play.

    August 15, 2022
  • Agra Culture Kitchen Mia ( Minneapolis Institute of Art)

    Grab a bite to eat inside MIA at Agra Culture Kitchen & Press.

    August 15, 2022
  • Minneapolis Institute of Art

    Artists like Monet, Matisse, van Gogh, Rembrandt and Degas have works displayed on the museum’s walls.

    August 15, 2022
  • Chanhassen Dinner Theatres

    This is the largest dinner theater in the nation, as well as one of the most consistently accomplished. Across its stages you’ll see shows ranging from high-energy takes on Broadway musicals to classics, plus a comedy cabaret every Friday and Saturday night and a regularly scheduled concert series.

    August 15, 2022
  • Snips SpaSalon

    If time permits and you are able to plan ahead, schedule a few hours of pampering at Snips Spa Salon—one of the best spots in Bloomington for facials, massages and manis/pedis, in addition to its full range of hair styling services.

    August 15, 2022
  • Ciao Bella

    Try Ciao Bella for an upscale ambiance, either indoors or on their intimate patio.

    August 15, 2022
  • Cowboy Jacks Bloomington
  • Lucky's 13 Pub

    For lunch, grab a bite to eat on the patio or indoors at the happening Lucky’s 13 Pub.

    August 15, 2022
  • Bloomington Center for the Arts

    Here you’ll find two galleries to explore, both of which showcase the work of professional local and regional artists in a variety of media, styles and genres. The larger of the two, the Inez Greenberg Gallery, hosts group shows, while the Atrium Gallery features smaller exhibits, often by solo artists.

    August 15, 2022