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AmericInn Hotel & Suites Bloomington West

4201 American Blvd West, Bloomington, MN 55437

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Pinstripes

Distance from hotel: 0.9 miles

Pinstripes is a unique dining and entertainment concept featuring exceptional Italian and American cuisine, combined with bowling and bocce. The 36,000 square foot indoor/outdoor Centennial Shops location at France Ave/70th St. in Edina includes 16 bowling lanes, 6 bocce courts, a bistro and wine cellar, and event space accommodating 20 to 600 people.

3849 Gallagher Drive

Edina, Minnesota

55435

[952] 835.6440

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The Works

Distance from hotel: 3.1 miles

The Works museum is a hands-on learning experience for the whole family. Learn about engineering, science and technology with our exhibits and hands-on workshops. We welcome groups, so schedule your school group, day care center or youth group today.

9740 Grand Avenue South

Bloomington, Minnesota

55420

[952] 888.4262

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Water Park of America

Distance from hotel: 4 miles

Located near Mall of America the Water Park of America soars 90 feet above the Twin Cities' skyline and provides wet and wild fun for both the young and young at heart. Surf on Minnesota's only Flow Rider Surf Simulator and catch a wave in the Lake Superior wave pool. And don’t forget to experience America's longest indoor family raft ride at ten stories tall and over a mile long! The Water Park of America offers a spa two restaurants 5800 sq. ft. arcade a cafe wireless internet and much more.

1700 East American Boulevard

Bloomington, Minnesota

55425

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Mall of America

Distance from hotel: 4.6 miles

Mall of America is a super-regional shopping mall located in Bloomington Minnesota just 15 minutes from downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul. Open since 1992 the vast Bloomington attraction offers more than 20000 free parking spaces a pick-up and drop-off facility for motor coaches bus service and rail transit from MSP International Airport and downtown Minneapolis. As one of the most visited tourist destinations across the globe Mall of America features over 520 stores 50 restaurants and numerous attractions including Nickelodeon Universe® Sea Life™ Minnesota Aquarium Theatres at Mall of America and more. Nickelodeon Universe® boasts a seven-acres of rides for kids of every age. The roller coasters and thrill rides are exciting enough for teens and adults but still tame enough for some school-age kids. Housed indoors the park also makes a great indoor activity during the winter with plenty of exciting Minnesota things to do for young and old.

60 East Broadway

Bloomington, Minnesota

55425

[952] 883.8800

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Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium

Distance from hotel: 4.6 miles

The all-new aquarium at Mall of America features more than 10,000 sea creatures, including sharks, sea turtles, rays, jellyfish, seahorses and more! Re-opened in March, 2011, the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium now features a 300 foot underwater tunnel, a hands-on experience at the Rockpool, and a whole section dedicated to the wild-life native to Minnesota. It is also home to some note-worthy new residents - two Green Sea Turtles, Green Moray Eels and Cownose Stingrays, just to name a few! The Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium provides fun for all ages, offering an interactive educational quiz trail, a multi-feature submarine play area, and friendly, knowledgeable staff. Whether you prefer the tiny Dwarf Seahorses or the Giant Pacific Octopus, the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium is the perfect place for family fun. To be any closer, you would have to get wet!

120 East Broadway

Bloomington, Minnesota

55425

866-823-9317

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Bakken Museum

Distance from hotel: 5.6 miles

This Minneapolis family fun destination specializes in uncovering the history and science of electricity and magnetism exploring the mystery of these invisible forces through exciting exhibits and interactive displays.

3537 Zenith Avenue South

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55416

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Bryant-Lake Bowl Theater

Distance from hotel: 6.6 miles

Enjoy regional theater at the Bryant-Lake Bowl Theater where world-class acts convene on the hottest stage in Minneapolis. From movie screenings to some of the most impressive theatre and comedy prepare to be entertained at the Bryant-Lake Bowl Theater.

810 West Lake Street

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55408

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Valleyfair Family Amusement Park

Distance from hotel: 7.1 miles

Valleyfair offers huge thrills and excitement for all ages. Valleyfair features 75 thrilling rides and attractions, including eight roller coasters, family and thrill rides, live entertainment and Soak City Waterpark. Snoopy and the PEANUTS Gang are new in 2011. Explore Planet Snoopy, a huge area for kids and families that is over 3.5 acres with over 17 rides and attractions.

1 Valleyfair Drive

Shakopee, Minnesota

55379

[952] 445.6500

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Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Distance from hotel: 7.5 miles

Travel through 4000 years of world history as you view more than 80000 works of sculpture photography paintings drawings and prints.

2400 3rd Ave S

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55404

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Fort Snelling

Distance from hotel: 7.8 miles

Completed in 1825 Fort Snelling was the hub of the Upper Mississippi area for over 30 years. During the Civil War Fort Snelling was a Union training center and during World War II processed and trained over 300000 US Army soldiers. Closed at the end of WWII the fort was named a National Historic Landmark in 1960 and has since been rebuilt and restored. Come take a guided tour enjoy a historic workshop or take advantage of the numerous walking trails and picnic areas.

At Highways 5 & 55 near Airport

, Minnesota

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Walker Art Center

Distance from hotel: 7.9 miles

Formally established in 1927 the Walker Art Center began as the first public art gallery in the Upper Midwest. The museum's focus on modern art began in the 1940s when a gift from Mrs. Gilbert Walker made possible the acquisition of works by important artists of the day including sculptures by Pablo Picasso Henry Moore Alberto Giacometti and others. Opened in April 2005 the new Walker Art Center nearly double in size includes increased indoor and outdoor facilities allowing them to share more resources--from objects in the permanent collection to books in our library to an inside view of the artist's own creative process--with the growing audience.

1750 Hennepin Avenue

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55403

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Burnsville Center

Distance from hotel: 8.3 miles

Sears Macy's and JC Penney plus 78 specialty shops & restaurants.

1178 Burnsville Ctr

Burnsville, Minnesota

55306

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Canterbury Park

Distance from hotel: 8.6 miles

Located just 25 minutes from downtown Minneapolis & St. Paul Canterbury Park is home to Live Racing Simulcast Racing and a 24/7 Card Club featuring Texas Hold’em Blackjack and more. Along with special events like the Midwest’s largest Craft Show and thrilling snowmobile racing Canterbury Park truly is home to Fun & Games like no place else.

1100 Canterbury Road

Shakopee, Minnesota

55379

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Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome

Distance from hotel: 8.8 miles

In addition to being the home of the Minnesota Vikings the Metrodome has housed numerous amateur events cultural events and family focused activities. The Metrodome is the only facility in America to have hosted Major League Baseball's 1985 All Star Game two World Series two NCAA Final Fours and a Super Bowl.

900 South 5th Street

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55415

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Sibley House Historic Site

Distance from hotel: 8.8 miles

As one of the state's oldest settlements this site hosts four simple limestone buildings from the era when the American Fur Company operated a regional trade with the Dakota between 1825 and 1853. The home of Henry Hastings Sibley the company's young regional manager was begun in 1838. Sibley's office as first state governor is located in one ell of the home.

1357 Sibley Memorial Hwy

Mendota, Minnesota

55150

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Target Center

Distance from hotel: 8.9 miles

Opened in 1990 the Target Center is now home to the NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves and the WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx. The Target Center also frequently hosts other concerts performances and family shows. Located in the heart of downtown the Target Center is easily accessible by bus train or car and is surrounded by an abundance of restaurants and shopping.

600 First Avenue North

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55403

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Target Field

Distance from hotel: 9 miles

Opened in April 2010 Target Field is the new home of Minnesota’s MLB team the Twins. The new field will feature one of the closest seating bowls to the playing field in all of Major League Baseball boasting approximately 18500 infield seats. Target Field is equipped with wider seats and more legroom for fans and provides heated concessions restrooms and lounge areas for fans when the weather is less than perfect. The new field promises to provide fans with a unique MLB experience.

1 Twins Way

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55403

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Guthrie Theater

Distance from hotel: 9.1 miles

The Guthrie Theater founded in 1963 is an American center for theater performance production education and professional training. By presenting both classical literature and new work from diverse cultures the Guthrie illuminates the common humanity connecting Minnesota to the peoples of the world.

818 South 2nd Street

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55401

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Mill City Museum

Distance from hotel: 9.1 miles

Located within the ruins of the Washburn Mill this museum chronicles the flour milling industry through multisensory and interactive exhibits.

704 S 2nd St

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55401

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Great Clips IMAX 3D

Distance from hotel: 9.2 miles

Treat your senses to the most powerful and involving movie experience yet created. Our academy award winning IMAX technology brings images to life like no other. Experience an arm chair adventure that will take your breath away - literally!

12000 Zoo Blvd

Apple Valley, Minnesota

55124

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Minnesota Zoo

Distance from hotel: 9.4 miles

More than 2800 animals from 5 continents in exhibits resembling their natural habitat. Discovery Bay Indonesian Rainforest and Family Farm. Outdoor exhibits viewed from climate controlled monorail. Open year round.

1300 Zoo Blvd

Apple Valley, Minnesota

55124

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University of Minnesota

Distance from hotel: 9.5 miles

The University of Minnesota campus spans the Mississippi River with campuses in both Minneapolis and St. Paul. See where thousands of undergraduates and scores of graduate students are schooled each year and you'll witness the institution that has become the Minneapolis community's most honored place of learning.

267 19th Avenue South

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55455

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Chanhassen Dinner Theater

Distance from hotel: 9.9 miles

Chanhassen Dinner Theatres is the nation's largest Equity (professional status) dinner theatre company featuring multiple stages under one roof. 

501 West 78th Street

Chanhassen, Minnesota

55317

[800] 362.3515

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Great Outdoors

Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area

Distance from hotel: 1.8 miles

Hyland Ski & Snowboard Area is part of the Three Rivers Park District within the 1,000-acre Hyland Park Reserve, just minutes from the Mall of America. Known for its snowmaking and grooming, Hyland Ski & Snowboard Area is a welcome wintertime retreat for downhill skiing, cross-country skiing and snowboarding. Skiing and snowboarding lessons and programs are available for Hyland visitors of all skill levels. The chalet complex at Hyland Ski & Snowboard Area offers a food court, seating, equipment, rentals and lockers. During the warmer months, outdoor enthusiasts may wish to visit the Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area Chalet Drive Golf & Practice Center, which includes a driving range, putting green and other practice facilities.

8800 Chalet Road

Bloomington, Minnesota

55438

[763] 694.7800

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Normandale Japanese Garden

Distance from hotel: 2 miles

Normandale Community College's Japanese Garden is a two-acre oasis of beauty and serenity in Bloomington, MN. The garden is ideal for contemplation and renewal of the spirit. It's also a beautiful and unique location for weddings and photo sessions in the Twin Cities area. Open year-round at no charge, except when reserved for special events.

9700 France Avenue South

Bloomington, Minnesota

55431

[952] 487.8200

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Braemar Golf Course

Distance from hotel: 2.5 miles

Nestled in picturesque Braemar Park, the golf courses feature 500 acres of rolling hills, scenic lakes, surrounded by beautiful, untouched oak ridges that give it a feeling of seclusion amidst its urban setting. Braemar features 27 regulation holes, two 9-hole executive courses, a pro shop, driving range, practice putting green, indoor golf dome, banquet and meeting rooms and other amenities.

6364 John Harris Road

Edina, Minnesota

55439

[952] 826.6799

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Dwan Golf Club

Distance from hotel: 3.7 miles

Dwan Golf Club is a great 18-hole, par 68 course for players of all skill levels. This public course offers undulating greens and narrow, tree-lined fairways. Blue tees - 5,485; White tees - 5,275; Red tees - 4,518.

3301 West 110th Street

Bloomington, Minnesota

55431

[952] 563.8702

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Minnehaha Park

Distance from hotel: 7.3 miles

Located in the heart of Minneapolis this lush green space includes a 53 foot waterfall.

4801 South Minnehaha Park Dr

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55417

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Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

Distance from hotel: 8 miles

Stoll along the tree-lined walkways through this scenic garden to view a magnificent collection of public art.

725 Vineland Place

Minneapolis, Minnesota

55403

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Buck Hill Ski Area

Distance from hotel: 9.4 miles

Downhill skiing snowboarding and snow tubing November - March. Lessons available. BMX racing mountain biking and mountain boarding May - August.

15400 Buck Hill Road

Burnsville, Minnesota

55306

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Airport

MSP - Minneapolis-St Paul International

Distance from hotel: 5.7 miles

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