- TripBuzz found 19 things to do with kids in or near Albert Lea, Minnesota, including 12 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Austin.
- From Holiday Lanes to Albert Lea Aquatic Center, the Albert Lea area offers 36 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Bowling, Theaters and National & State Parks.
- Located in Southern Minnesota, Albert Lea is surrounded by many lakes. This includes Fountain, Pickerel, Albert Lea and Goose Lakes. Popular amongst outdoor and water enthusiasts, the city owns and manages many outdoor spaces including several parks, playgrounds, baseball facilities and an ice skating rink. Downtown Albert Lea is also a point of interest with its Marion Ross Performing Arts Center where live theatrical and musical performances are often featured.
Prairie Walls Climbing Gym is 10,000 square feet and has 27-ft climbing walls with numerous features, a dedicated bouldering area and over 100 marked routes. They also have a kids wall and they offer many classes.