- 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.
Carpenter Nature Center provides opportunities for patrons to explore the outdoors. The center has property on both the Minnesota and Wisconsin sides of St. Croix River and offers hiking trails, exhibits with live animals and wildlife throughout the restored prairie.
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12805 St. Croix Trail, Hastings, MN 55003 MoreLess Info
Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center provides the opportunity to explore the outdoors. Hiking is done throughout tall pines, restored prairies and wooded ravines. Carpenter St. Croix Valley has live animals on display and also features a raptor mews.
TCF Bank Stadium is an outdoor “horseshoe” style sports arena that is located on the University of Minnesota. Opened in 2009, this is the home field of the Minnesota Golden Gophers of the Big Ten Conference.
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Located between Mississippi and University aves. and 10th Ave. and Oak St. SE, Minneapolis, MN MoreLess Info
The University of Minnesota offers four coordinate campuses across the state. As one of the nation’s large schools, it features 250 student exchange programs, various degrees up to a doctoral level and multiple sports teams.
The Mariucci Arena is located on the campus of the University of Minnesota. This arena has been host to numerous NCAA events and features an Olympic-sized ice sheet, LED scoreboards, 18 luxury suites and has the ability to seat 10,000 fans.
Located on the University of Minnesota, the Williams Arena is home to the Golden Gopher’s women’s and men’s basketball team. This state-of-the-art facility is designed with a raised floor, arched roof and an attached ice arena.
The Bryan Park Pool is a municipal pool that offers aqua fit classes, two waterslides, and a seventeen-inch drop slide. The pool also features a concession area and group passes that include general admission and the waterslide.
Opened in 1948, Riverview Theater is a single-screen movie theater that displays first-run Hollywood movies along with art films. It offers digital presentation, high-back seats, a lounge area with a television, stadium seating and a snack bar.