- TripBuzz found 126 things to do with kids in or near Stillwater, Minnesota, including 113 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Paul, Minneapolis, Hastings and River Falls.
- From Teddy Bear Park to Stillwater Boat Club & Rentals, the Stillwater area offers 86 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Amusement Parks (Kids), Other Entertainment and Specialty Museums.
- Located along the St. Croix River is the city of Stillwater. Home to water recreation and natural beauty, the city is a tourist destination for its natural historic park, the St. Croix Boom Site, a scenic outdoor area used for hiking, wildlife watching and river access. Visitors from neighboring areas also travel to the city to visit Nelson's Ice Cream, a famous old fashioned ice cream parlor.
Located in Saint Paul, Minnesota, the Como Park Zoo & Conservatory is a large public zoo. It features hundreds of animals from throughout the world, a large carousel, a children's amphibian encounter exhibit and an extensive series of formal gardens.
Built in 1914, Cafesjian's Carousel has 68 hand carved horses and 3 hand carved chariots. The 30 ton carousel also has a Wurlitzer 153 band organ that mimics the sounds of the cello, violin, flute, trombone, and trumpet.
76% 125 votes
1225 Estabrook Drive, St. Paul, MN 55103 MoreLess Info
Focused on fostering value for living things in the public, the Como Park Zoo and Conservatory features a variety of exhibits of animals and plants. The zoo also offers facility rentals for special events, and hosts educational programs.
96% 46 votes
1021 Bandana Boulevard East #222, St. Paul, MN 55108 MoreLess Info
The Twin Cities Model Railroad Museum pays homage to railroads of the past. The museum is known for its O-Scale exhibit, which starts at the St. Anthony Falls Mining District and ends at the Minnesota Transfer Railways switching yard.
80% 15 votes
365 Marie Avenue West, West St. Paul, MN 55118 MoreLess Info
Dodge Nature Center introduces farm life to children to fill them with appreciation for the environment. The Center provides environmental-based education to thousands of children and hosts more participants through family programs, camps, community events, and open hiking.
93% 690 votes
1265 Snelling Ave. N., St. Paul, MN 55108 MoreLess Info
Home to the Minnesota State Fair, the State Fairgrounds Minnesota is a huge expanse located in Saint Paul. The Fair draws tens of thousands of visitors annually and features rides, barnyard animals, crafts, games, delicious food and other delights.
Flyaways Gold Gymnastics is a gymnastics training center that provides instruction to children of all ages including off-season training for high school students. They also offer a tumbling class for dancers and cheerleaders.
Visitors are able to view the historic Gibbs family farm house that is the basis of the Gibbs Farms Museum. The site also features a native prairie environment, a Dakota medicine garden, and pioneer crop gardens.
50% 36 votes
10351 Grey Cloud Trail, Cottage Grove, MN 55016 MoreLess Info
Quiet and serene, Mississippi Dunes Golf Links offers championship level golf in the St. Paul area. The beautiful landscaping further provides a great venue for special events such as weddings, birthday parties and other celebrations.