Minnesota Children's Museum
Downtown's turreted 1902 Landmark Center used to be the federal courthouse, where gangsters such as Alvin 'Creepy' Karpis were tried;...
Schubert Club Museum
The Schubert Club Museum has a brilliant collection of old pianos and harpsichords - some tickled by Mozart, Beethoven and the like -...
Science Museum of Minnesota
Has the usual hands-on kids' exhibits and Omnimax theater ($8 extra). Adults will be entertained by the wacky quackery of the 4th...
Where Garrison Keillor tapes his radio show A Prairie Home Companion .
Mickey's Dining Car
Mickey's is a downtown classic, the kind of place where the friendly waitress calls you 'honey' and satisfied regulars line the bar with...
Lonely Planet review
The Minnesota Children's Museum has the usual gamut of hands-on activities, as well as a giant anthill to burrow through, and the 'One World' intercultural community where kids can shop and vote.