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Bring your kids to the Duluth and Iron Range Depot Museum in Two Harbors / Alyssa Hei

Make Family Memories in Minnesota

Wonders await kids of all ages and families of all sizes in Minnesota. You'll find epically proportioned playgrounds and larger-than-life art and history exhibits, water parks, roller coasters, and many places to witness wildlife up close. Minnesota is a dog-friendly natural playground just waiting to be explored, with road trips, camping, fishing, hiking, treasure hunting (geocaching) and so much more. Encounter each family adventure together, and make memories to last a lifetime.

Family at Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota in Mankato

Learning is fun at the Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota in Mankato

Family Favorites

Whether you have young kids or consider yourself a big kid at heart, Minnesota is filled with family-friendly attractions that will bring joy to all ages! Indoors and out and even underwater, your family adventure awaits. 

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Kids climb on interactive safety cone exhibit

Kids climb up an interactive safety cone installation at the Minnesota Children's Museum in St. Paul

Indoor Fun

Swimming at a water park, putting at mini-golf and strengthening your climbing grip are just a few of the fantastic indoor activities your family can enjoy in Minnesota year-round. Head inside for some outdoor-inspired fun!

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People posing for a picture in the ice palace at Detroit Lakes Polar Fest

Ice palace at Detroit Lakes Polar Fest / Paul Vincent

Winter Wonderland

Ski, skate, sled and sip your way through Minnesota this winter as you experience everything from bowling with frozen turkeys, exploring an ice palace, trying snowga (snow + yoga) and lots of other winter festival fun.

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Multigenerational family geocaching at Whitewater State Park

Multigenerational family geocaching at Whitewater State Park / MN DNR

Fun For All Ages

Minnesota is the perfect place to make memories with your family, whether your travel companions are 2 or 102. Those moments spent camping, biking, hiking, exploring and simply spending time together will be cherished for years to come.

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Kids on slide at indoor playground

Workout at the Sanford Wellness Center while your kids play in the supervised Kidzone childcare area / Visit Thief River Falls

Epic Playgrounds

Playgrounds are the perfect places to head for hours of fun with your kids, especially when they go beyond the usual slides and swings and include larger-than-life teddy bears, four stories of indoor climbing and more!

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