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Things to do for Active Kids in Rochester, MN

The starting point of the mighty Mississippi, Minnesota has stunning prairie lands, beautiful national forests, and cities that are filled with art, culture and entertainment - it really is one big giant playground for kids!

Fancy a walk across the Mississippi? We’re serious! Itasca State Park marks the beginning of that infamous river and the place to do it! (Look out for the bald eagles!) Your water journey can continue with Voyageurs National Park - the only water-based park in the entire country!

The cities and towns are just as entertaining for kids. Hands-on experiences such as The Works and Minnesota Children’s Museum are great for kids creativity and imagination, whilst adventure is waiting at family friendly activities such as Character Challenge Course and Vertical Endeavours Minneapolis!

Don’t forget the largest amusement park in the upper Midwest with Valleyfair, or the thrilling Nickelodeon Universe - (parents you know you want to as well!)

And of course, Minnesota is great for those winter snow activities.  There are plenty of places to hit the slopes, from Giants Ridge Ski Resort, Lutsen Mountains and Hyland Ski and Snowboard Area.

Unspoilt wilderness, vibrant cities, pristine lakes and white-capped mountains…Minnesota is almost right out of a fairytale!

Explore the Silver Lake area in style with boat and bike rentals! Outdoor fun in Rochester for those active kids!

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An action-packed Wisconsin adventure park with multi-attraction indoor experience for youth & adults, with trampolines, toddler area, extreme nets & more!

64 Miles from Rochester

Soar over some of the most amazing landscapes in the USA with this fully immersive experience using special effects, and cutting edge technology!

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Their patented style of fun with trampoline covered floors and walls provided high level angular bounces kids can't get enough of. Session types include open jump, 3D Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes.

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Action City Family Fun Center has more than 100 of the most popular video and redemption games. It's also home to fast-paced attractions, including the largest indoor go-kart track in the Midwest, an outdoor sprint-and-bandit car track, laser tag, bu....

71 Miles from Rochester

Over 18,200 square feet of climbing surfaces, making Vertical Endeavors one of the largest indoor rock climbing facilities in the world! And its fun!

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Spend the day at one of the largest indoor rock climbing facilities in the world...with over 28,000 square feet of climbing surface, up to 60 foot tall climbing walls!

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Wall to wall trampolines in Plymouth, where the whole family can enjoy bouncing fun! Great for those active kids

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Year round fun for the family, with a water park, go-karts, boat tours, kayaks, and skiing!

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Great for active kids and their families, Monticello Community Center has an indoor water park, an indoor play area, climbing wall, and much more all for one entry fee!

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Family fun on wheels with Galaxie Skate Center, with retro nights and family nights!

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24 lanes of bowling, two-story Laser Tag arena, huge arcade and even birthday parties. Great adventure in Iowa for those active kids!

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A beautiful part of Minnesota's nature at Mille Lacs Lake, with fishing, hiking, kiteboarding and more! The great outdoors is calling!

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Canoe and Kayak adventures in Wisconsin with this fun family rental company that can take you into the great outdoors!

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Family friendly roller rink with a variety of session types.

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Their patented style of fun with trampoline covered floors and walls provided high level angular bounces kids can't get enough of. Session types include open jump, 3D Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes.

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Families looking for an afternoon of fun or serious climbers seeking a challenge can find them both at Vertical Endeavors Duluth. The North Shore’s largest climbing facility with 30 top ropes, lead climbing, 12 Auto Belays, and a large bouldering cav....

191 Miles from Rochester

A fun place for kids to play with super cute animals, as well as enjoy this educational and playful farm.

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is a classic family friendly roller skating rink welcoming quad and inline skaters of all ages.

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Open Gym session lets kids try out the purpose built kids' equipment without pre arrangement, plus the trampolines from which one can jump into a large foam pit.

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Indoor fun for little ones up to 5 years, with slides, rides, toddler zone and ways to let that imagination soar! Open seasonally over winter

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15,000 sq feet of Minnesota bounce playland! Kids can bounce their heart away for the day in a fun and colorful environment!

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Seasonal family day out fun in Minnesota with pumpkin patch, a corn maze, backwoods golf, wagon rides and animals too!

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Over 30 species of wild animals native to Minnesota at Oxbow Park and Zollman Zoo. A lovely animal experience for all ages

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A family friendly campsite in Whitewater Valley on Minnesota’s premier trout stream with a petting zoo, sports, fishing and wagon rides!

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A family campground with a water park in Minnesota, conveniently located on the Zumbro River on 77 acres of woods, rivers and creeks.

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Skiing and snowboarding with lessons for all ages, with 33% green runs, plus tubing 2 terrain training parks.

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Coffee Mill, named after a historic navigational point along the mighty Mississippi, offers the best of coulee skiing with a unique "bowl" arrangement for convenient lift accessibility and protection from cold winter winds.

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The SPAM Museum. See it for yourself in all its 16500 square feet of majestic glory. The SPAM learning inside is immense. Prepare your mind and your station wagon! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids i....

35 Miles from Rochester

Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 4 years, offering 15 green runs, plus 3 terrain training parks.

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Experience adventure underground at this amazing natural wonder, with tours, mini golf and panning for gemstones too!

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Located along the scenic Upper Iowa River in extreme Northeast Iowa, Chimney Rock Campground are perfect for all family adventures out in nature! They also specialise in Canoe Rental as they are located on the Iowa River!

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At Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center, we believe in fostering appreciation and inspiring stewardship of the natural world through quality environmental education, conservation practices, and outdoor experiences for all visitors. The beautiful....

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A fun Minnesota family campground with pools, slides, play zones, a petting zoo, playgrounds, mini golf, sports courts plus local boat hire and fishing. Day guests are welcome too! Phew!

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See first hand how Minnesota farmers lived in the 1800s to present day at Farmamerica, with seasonal self-guided & guided tours!

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Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 4 years, offering 20% green runs and 60% blue, plus lift serviced tubing hill and terrain park.

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Learning and fun rolled into one! Three floors of hands-on exhibits, birthday parties, gift shop, field trips, summer day camps, special programs, and more. For ages 1-12 with adult companions.

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Over 480 acres of outdoor trails, and the largest indoor interconnected zoo exhibits in the USA at this incredible zoo, with over 5,300 animals to experience!

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Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 4 years, with terrain split between green and blue runs, plus covered lift serviced tubing hill and several terrain training features.

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Two of Dunn County’s premier natural and recreational destinations. Whether bicycling, skiing, hiking, walking or canoeing, you will discover miles of spectacular natural beauty.

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Check out one of the most popular water parks in Minnesota! From slides, lazy rivers, to shipwrecks, this is one water park ready to make a SPLASH!

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Fun indoor play where the outside is enjoyed inside! With inflatables, basketball, jumpers, and adventure playgrounds, it's perfect for those active kids!

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A state of the art indoor playground in Central Park in Minnesota for kids under 12 years!

66 Miles from Rochester

Dodge Nature Center is 460+ acres of prairies, hardwood forest, lakes, wetland, hiking trails, working farm, orchard, bee apiary, and a variety of animals!

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Ideal for kids aged 5 - 12, this very fun and hands-on museum features 40 interactive, kid-powered exhibits that highlight mechanisms and simple machines, where they can try, build and play as they learn!

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Previously Underwater Adventures Aquarium, this fun Minnesota Sea Life Aquarium has over 10,000 sea creatures that the whole family can experience!

69 Miles from Rochester

The magic of Crayola comes to life in Minnesota for kids, where they can create, play, and enjoy hands-on fun in over 60,000 sq ft of adventures!

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One of the country's leading family theme parks, offering 27 rides and attractions for ALL ages, as well as adventure golf and the highest Sky Trails rope course in the world!

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Located inside the Radisson Hotel Bloomington, near Mall of America and soaring 90 feet above the Twin Cities' skyline, Water Park of America entertains both the young and young at heart!

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Visit one of the first state parks created in the USA in Minneapolis, with historical sites, gardens, waterfalls, and fun activities!

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Kids' Club is an activity-based exploration of the visual arts and the treasures of the MacNider Museum for children ages 5 through 12 ! The Charles H. MacNider Museum is a non-profit, municipally owned institution conceived in 1964 and opened by 19....

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The MMAA was founded as an art school in 1927, when it formally incorporated as The Saint Paul School of Art. Collecting works of art, for instructional purposes, began in the late 1930's. Over time, the acquisition of additional paintings, works on ....

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the exciting and intertwining stories of Wisconsin's Chippewa Valley is to visit the nationally recognized Chippewa Valley Museum, located in Eau Claire. We offer award-winning exhibits, beautifully preserved historic structures on the grounds, fun ....

71 Miles from Rochester

Established in 1988, the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area includes 72 miles of the Mississippi River stretching from the cities of Dayton and Ramsey to just south of Hastings. One of the many fun places to go if you're looking for thing....

71 Miles from Rochester

The Science Museum of Minnesota, founded in 1907, is a large regional science museum located on the banks of the Mississippi River in downtown St. Paul. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Minnesota

71 Miles from Rochester

Chaos Water Park, inside the resort, is packed with ways to thrill, explore and find your ultra human strengths. This award-winning comic book park is filled with more than typical slides and rivers; it’s an entire universe of heroes, villains and di....

71 Miles from Rochester

A fun and interactive children's museum which offers a vast range of open ended, hands on experiments and experiences for kids of all ages - learn through playing in Minnesota!

71 Miles from Rochester

A fun play structure in the Hyland Lake Park Reserve in Minnesota, with an area for those under 5s and with disabilities.

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An indoor park! 1 acre of parkland indoors with features including swimming, sports and a nearly 40 ft high climbing tree themed adventure play frame with unusual features and a large toddler area.

72 Miles from Rochester

A fascinating and interactive look into the history of transportation, where kids can enjoy a train or caboose ride!

72 Miles from Rochester

Family fun on the slopes with skiing and snowboarding, including with lessons from 3 years. Snowshoeing, cross country skiing and tubing too!

72 Miles from Rochester

A family fun theme park with more than 75 rides and attractions on 90 acres, and is the largest amusement park in the upper Midwest! Impressive!

72 Miles from Rochester

One of a kind budding artists attraction! Easily accessible professional artists studio with affordable fun designs on canvas and accessories. Professional paint, brushes and instruction. Ideal for the whole family for creating works of art and fami....

73 Miles from Rochester

Teddy Bear Park offers a large, imaginative adventure playground designed for under 7s, & additional play space for older kids!

73 Miles from Rochester

A fun and vintage 68-horse carousel built in 1914, and perfect for kids of all ages!

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Zoo fun in the center of one of Saint Paul's most popular parks, with animals from all around the world, as well as gardens, carousel, sports and park fun - with FREE admission!

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Classes and workshops for ages 12 months and up in programs that support community development. A creative day out in Minneapolis!

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A day of bouncing fun for kids of all ages!

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Indoor fun in Minnesota with 5000 sq ft of indoor play filled with bounce houses, an obstacle course, slide, rings, swings, foam pit and more!

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Explore a fascinating slice of historic Swedish America! This historic 33 room house is filled with exhibit galleries, an interesting day out in Minnesota!

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The Bell Museum of Natural History is a great way for kids to learn about the wonders of the natural world, with a planetarium too!

76 Miles from Rochester

An art filled day for those creative and museum loving families.

76 Miles from Rochester

The Bakken is a center for education and learning that furthers the understanding of the history, cultural context, and applications of electricity and magnetism. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Minnea....

76 Miles from Rochester

A fun indoor playspace for tiny tots and adults alike, with hands-on play station areas for those playful kids in Wisconsin!

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Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 6 years, offering 4 green runs, plus snow tubing and terrain training parks.

78 Miles from Rochester

A nature filled play area in the stunning Ramsey County.

80 Miles from Rochester

We are a family entertainment center featuring family-friendly games and attractions including bowling, laser tag, 3-story kids fun factory, black light ropes course, bump n' spin cars and much more!

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From climbing walls, to triple slides, ball pits and a foam forest, kids can play all day at this indoor playground in Minnesota!

80 Miles from Rochester

A fun experience at a real life speedway, where they can watch those fast engines try and get to that chequered flag first!

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A nature playground for the whole family with over 1,100 acres of gardens, woods and trails.

81 Miles from Rochester

The Deke Slayton Memorial Space & Bike Museum, Inc. is dedicated to enhancing an understanding and encouraging an interest and appreciation in the career of Donald Kent "Deke" Slayton, History of Bicycling, Wisconsin Astronauts, and aviation in Monro....

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Welcome to CFMIT! We interpret a rich, varied history of manufacturing and processing that began here in the 1840's and continues today. As we relate the story of industry, we teach about the area and its people.

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Inflatables, open jump, GLOW jump, and even sensory nights at this Minnesota indoor play experience for active kids!

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Kids can explore a maze of tunnels, climbs and activities with interactive features, great for kids under 12 years!

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WhirlyBall: a team game with a unique blend of basketball, hockey, lacrosse, and bumper cars! They also have a 4000 square foot arena to play lazer tag, the bruise-less, mess-less combat game played with infra red equipment.

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Explore an ancient flooded cave where you can take a safe but slightly spooky boat trip through! Not a whole day out but a terrific stop the kids will really remember.

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There are numerous opportunities for you to enjoy a self-guided tour or join a ranger for a hike, walk, talk or historic demonstration. Most trails are moderately strenuous, however, there are some trails accessible to mobility impaired visitors.

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Cool your family off with Bunker Beach's fun waterslides, lazy river, a host of pools, and a play structure!

91 Miles from Rochester

Come check out our body slide, waterfall spa, activity pool with water basketball, children's pool with water geysers, kids' slide, prehistoric fish and much more!

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Offers a variety of campsites, with enough activities within minutes to provide days of fun! Fun on site includes swimming pool, enjoy mini golf, basketball, volleyball or horseshoes.

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Daily Scenic Boat Tours available 7 days a week from May - to Mid October. Dinner Cruises available on Fri & Sat evenings. Picnic Cruises available on Wed evenings. A great family owned and run business on the beautiful and scenic St Croix River i....

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Encounter all sorts of wet wildlife as you meander along the St. Croix River with trips totally tailorable for between 2 and 7 hours. Also on site during summer: Wild Mountain Waterpark, Alpine Slides and Go-Karts!

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St. Croix and Namekagon Rivers offer 252 miles of clean water gliding past a lush green landscape, with glimpses of a human presence. Choose to canoe and camp amid the northwoods, or boat and fish surrounded by wooded bluffs and historic towns. This ....

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Visit the Cranberry Discovery Center where you can learn all about this “berry” unique crop. Through storyboards, video, sound recordings, static and interactive displays. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do ....

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Wagon rides, a corn maze, play areas and a petting zoo - it can only be that fun family farm experience!

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Step onto a working 1860s farm. Pick heirloom vegetables from the garden, visit the farmhands and animals at the barn, or churn butter and see what's cooking in the farmhouse.

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Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 4, offering 7 green runs, plus tow rope serviced snow tubing hill and 4 terrain training parks.

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Outdoor family fun for kids of all ages in Iowa, with zooming Go Karts, mini golf and even a driving range.

102 Miles from Rochester

Family owned and operated campground in Iowa with a playground, mini golf and heated pool! Family fun all round!

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Using imaginative programs, visual adventures and interactive experiences to cover such subjects as Creativity Across Cultures, Farm, Construction Zone, Artists' Studio, Fun Stage, Time Machine and the Caribbean Kinder Island.

106 Miles from Rochester

Described as a 'playground for the imagination', this interactive science center provides fun hands-on exhibits that demonstrate how science affects everyday life.

106 Miles from Rochester

Unearth the treasures of the past and gaze into the future at the Grout Museum District. You'll be surrounded by history and astounded by what is yet to come as you explore the world through interactive displays and hands-on exhibits.

106 Miles from Rochester

Water fun in Waterloo at The Lost Island! With slides, a lazy river, and even go karting and 18 hole mini golf! Great family fun in Iowa.

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Guttenberg RV Park is a relaxing campground for the whole family nestled in historic Guttenberg. A great place to take some time away together and enjoy what nature and the mighty Mississippi River have to offer!

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The Grotto is a composite of nine separate Grottos, each portraying a scene in the life of Christ. The Grotto includes the largest collection of precious stones and gems found anywhere in one location. The artistry has to be seen to be appreciated, p....

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Is this Heaven? No...it's Iowa. Those infamous words from the movie "Field Of Dreams" can be re-lived at this movie site location!

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The National Farm Toy Museum welcomes kids of all ages to explore the thousands of tractors, implements, farm dioramas, toy-manufacturing displays, and pedal tractors on exhibit around the museum! Family toy fun in Iowa!

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THE RAILROAD MEMORIES MUSEUM is housed in the former Chicago & Northwestern Railway depot and has been transformed into a museum packed with artifacts and memorabilia of railroad history and is staffed by retired railroaders and volunteers. There ....

128 Miles from Rochester

Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 4, beginners' hill, plus snow tubing and 4 different terrain training parks.

128 Miles from Rochester

A historic day out at Point Basse, taking you back to the early settlers lives on what was once a Native American trail.

129 Miles from Rochester

One of the world's great historic sites, with ancient rock carvings that are sacred to the American Indians. Fascinating family day out in Minnesota, with several special events and guided tours to complete your historic day!

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Self guided tours of the big cat rescue facility, plus 3 varying led-tour types, including Morning Feeding & the thrilling Night Tour.

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The House on the Rock is the grand vision of Alex Jordan, who believed that sights and sounds were the most effective means of stimulating the senses. He wanted guests to question his creation, to come to their own conclusions and to turn his world o....

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Experience this outdoor, living museum recreating the "Golden Age of Railroading" back in the 19th century! Locomotive fun for kids in Wisconsin!

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Fun public skating sessions, as well as special events and live radio broadcast skates - get those skates on in Wisconsin Rapids! With an arcade too!

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Two floors of exhibits offer entertaining learning experiences on the diverse history of central Minnesota at Stearns History Museum

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From the extreme to the sublime, the indoor and outdoor waterparks at Chula Vista Resort has thrilling slides slides, a relaxing lazy river, kids areas and even an arcade! Day passes available

136 Miles from Rochester

With an indoor AND outdoor theme park, outdoor water park, AND indoor water park all waiting to be enjoyed - Mt Olympus is certainly an exciting place to visit for all ages!

136 Miles from Rochester

Make a splash at America's LARGEST water park, with waterslides, wave pools, tube rides, mini golfs, arcades, and much more!

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Dells Army Duck Tours pilot and guide you on an expedition through our wilderness in WWII amphibious vehicles, called ducks. It's fun, entertaining and a must tour when visiting Wisconsin Dells!

136 Miles from Rochester

Monster Truck World is designed to offer calm seats toward the front and mid to extreme THRILL seats behind axel in rear and outer thrill seats for the visually brave and persons with no vertigo issues.

136 Miles from Rochester

Inspire your imagination and unlock the secrets to a universe of fun! With over 150 hands-on activities, this interactive science center will have you guessing, thinking and exploring the world of science, space and technology!

136 Miles from Rochester

Face your fears with Ghost Out-Post Haunted House! Are you afraid of the Dark?? Have you ever been hunted by a man-eating rat? Do you know how it feels to be trapped in a maze with twisted torture victims? Eeek!

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Kids can enjoy meeting over 70 species of animals from all over the world at this popular wildlife park, with train rides too

136 Miles from Rochester

Wizard Quest is the leader in computer interactive games played in a live setting. The setting is a 13000 square foot fantasy, themed labrynth (called the quadrasphere).

137 Miles from Rochester

Entertaining indoor fun with an XD theatre ride, rope course and 24 lane bowling facility.

137 Miles from Rochester

How can you go wrong at an amusement park that measures fun in screams per second! Rides for all ages in this exciting Wisconsin attraction.

137 Miles from Rochester

Indoor AND outdoor fun with these water parks at Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin, with and indoor theme park too!

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25,000 square feet of indoor waterpark in Iowa, with daily admission, and tons of water fun to be had!

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Fun and learning flow together along the Mississippi River! Hands-on features and interactive exhibits ready for kids to explore in both indoor and outdoor spaces!

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Classic amusement park FUN in Iowa for the whole family! Built in 1889, this historic theme park has classic rides and attractions, as well as dining, shopping, and live concerts - all on the shores of Lake Okoboji!

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Arrrr those swashbucklers will love putting their way through the 18th century, with waterfalls, and pirate ship ruins in this fun 18-hole mini golf course!

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A fun and interesting collection of fascinating circus artifacts - it might even be the largest in the world! Historic circus fun for the whole family in Wisconsin!

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So much more than a farm for this family day out, as the kids will love the petting zoo, haunted houses and an adventure play park!

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Wilderness Walk is an adorable 35 acre animal farm and recreation center with animals, a picnic area, a maze, playground and walks!

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Create your own art pottery studio suitable for all ages and abilities.

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A living natural cave. You are invited to visit and witness the ongoing miracle that created this natural masterpiece of underground panorama. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do with kids in Iowa

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3 level indoor playland in Iowa, to entertain and exhaust kids under 12 with all the classic features like crawl tubes, climbing nets, slides, balls, tunnels and more!

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You can't experience Brucemore by looking at a screen. Grab the family, take a tour of the mansion, stroll the gardens, pack a picnic, and attend outdoor theatre. Brucemore, a National Trust Historic Site in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is a museum and so muc....

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Schmeeckle Reserve is an ideal place for hiking, jogging, biking, canoeing, fishing, wildlife watching, or just relaxing. With over 5 miles of trails and boardwalks, a pristine 24-acre lake, a diversity of wildlife species, and a full-service visitor....

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Vast 210 acre site with hiking and biking trails, educational centre with numerous natural history exhibits, fishing, and more.

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Camping fun in the oldest campground in Illinois, with 50 acres set for all campers and tents!

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An exciting underground adventure in Wisconsin's premiere caves, with fossil digs, gemstone mining and hiking trails!

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Enjoy learning the history of the Ingalls family in Walnut Grove at the Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum and Gift Store. The museum's collections are housed in a series of interesting buildings, including an 1898 depot, a chapel, an onion-domed house, du....

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The Iowa Railroad Historical Society is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization which is dedicated to the preservation of, and educating the public about, the history of Iowa's railroads. Enjoy learning about the history of railroading at the Io....

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An incredible 1,200 miles of trail that traces the glaciers edge which existed 15,000 years ago! A great historical family adventure in Wisconsin!

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A family owned and family friendly campground in the beautiful hollows of Wisconsin. Seasonal sites with an incredible list of activities!

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Fruit, farm, animals, mazes...yes please! A fun farm filled day out for kids in beautiful Iowa!

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The preservation of something which is changing and often, in these areas, disappearing is the purpose of the End-O-Line Railroad Park and Museum. Hear the old steam locomotive puff and chug throughout the countryside. Hear the puffing and chugging ....

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A visit to the Iowa Arboretum's 378-acre facility located in scenic Boone County is an experience you won't want to miss. This site offers 40 acres developed as a 'Library of Living Plants' showcasing hundreds of species of trees, shrubs and flowers.....

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A 500 acre nature education center with hands- on museum exhibits, outdoor live wildlife exhibits, self guided nature trails, & more!

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We are an Indian Museum which educates the public about the history and current times of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe through exhibits, a life sized diorama and a gift shop.

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Kids can get artistic and creative at this paint your own pottery experience in Madison! Great for birthday parties too!

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Get soaked and stoked on our frontier-themed custom rides and attractions! Make The Wasserbahn your personal family playground!

164 Miles from Rochester

Farm fun in Wisconsin, with the state's LARGEST corn maze, playground, hayrides, pumpkin patch, and more more!

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The MINNESOTA FISHING MUSEUM is a non-profit (501c3) organization dedicated to preserving the heritage and history of freshwater fishing in Minnesota.

164 Miles from Rochester

Epic mini golf across 3 courses indoor and out, plus the unique Foot Golf, Water Wars game, remote control boats, batting cages, redemption arcade, climbing wall and Jump Shot trampoline basketball game!

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Take a journey into the deep history of Wisconsin at this fascinating Geology Museum, with hands-on learning for kids!

167 Miles from Rochester

Henry Vilas is a FREE entry family zoo offering multiple children's zoo features, discovery centre, herpetarium, plus train and carousel rides.

167 Miles from Rochester

Indoor and outdoor fun for all ages at this Iowa waterpark next to Storm Lake. All year round swimming fun!

167 Miles from Rochester

A family fun attraction with kid friendly, hands-on fun with over twelve interactive exhibits and 28,000 square feet of space that inspires all children up to 12 years old to imagine, create, discover and explore through the power of play!

167 Miles from Rochester

A fun kids museum in Madison with hands-on fun including art studio, interactive gear, water fun, restored log cabin with period activities, & much more!

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A family fun RV park in Aitkin, Minnesota, Pete's Retreat will make sure your family adventure is filled with fun activities creating wonderful memories - voted in the Top 100 Campgrounds in North America!

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A beautiful and unique natural playscape in Jester Park for kids over 5 years where their creativity will be challenged!

168 Miles from Rochester

16 acres of outdoor natural beauty and gardens for the family to explore, with exotic plants, birds, and even a waterfall - all for FREE!

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Great indoor play for kids in Iowa with inflatables, Treehouse fun, slides, ball rooms, parties - and so much more! Great for kids up to 12 years!

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A national historic landmark located in the center of Iowa City, Old Capitol served as the first state capitol from 1846-1857 and the University of Iowa's founding building. In 1976, Old Capitol became a museum restored to the 1840s-1850s time period....

170 Miles from Rochester

Get to understand the planet and it’s wonderful nature in the Iowa Museum of Natural History with its five major exhibit areas!

170 Miles from Rochester

A family friendly outdoor aquatic center in Iowa with heated water, kiddie slides, lap pools and water slides!

170 Miles from Rochester

Fun Virtual Reality adventures for the kids in Madison, where you don't have to leave the city to fight zombies or walk the plank!

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Theme Park and Water Park fun in Iowa for the whole family! Thrills, spills, and entertainment for your family day out - what more could you want!

172 Miles from Rochester

Whether you have half an hour or half a day, there are many things to see and do at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site. The future president was born in a small, two-room cottage in 1874. Today the Birthplace Cottage, along with other historic b....

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A mission and fur post overlooked the Minnesota River 150 years ago and today the mission still stands. Joseph Renville, an explorer and fur trader whose mother was Dakota and father was French, established a fur post on the river in 1826 near a wide....

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Spend the day driving through a 700 acre enclosed area and witness amazing bison and elk, as well as hiking, birding and mushrooming in this nature filled family day out adventure in Iowa!

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Heritage Carousel is a hand-carved turn-of-the-century replica carousel, a great addition to any family day out in Des Moines Union Park!

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he Des Moines Botanical Center is one of the most popular cultural attractions in Iowa, providing educational, recreational, and community resources to thousands. Its goal is to provide botanical displays and educational services for its visitors. It....

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Kids can enjoy fun rides in the Brainerd Lakes Area with this Minnesota theme park, open since 1954!

178 Miles from Rochester

A bouncingly fun experience for kids who enjoy being active and of course bouncing!

178 Miles from Rochester

The Sanford Museum offers a variety of educational programs for groups on subjects including Astronomy, Geology, History, Natural History, and Prehistory.

178 Miles from Rochester

Imagine. Experiment. Play! At the Science Center of Iowa, the experience is yours! From the inner workings of the human body to the outer reaches of the solar system, science surrounds you with dynamic live programs and hands-on interactive exhibits ....

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Stroll through sculptures from 22 amazing artists in this beautiful Des Moines park, with 4.4 acres to explore.

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Living History Farms tells the story of 300 years of agricultural history through three working farms - a 1700 Ioway Indian Farm, 1850 Pioneer Farm, 1900 Horse-Powered Farm and 1875 Town with eleven shops including a working blacksmith, general store....

179 Miles from Rochester

167 acres in the heart of Des Moines where families can enjoy walking, biking, and outdoor fun!

180 Miles from Rochester

Monkey Joes Des Moines is indoor fun for kids with walk in play, birthday parties & lots of family fun for kids under 12 years!

180 Miles from Rochester

Little Amerricka is an old fashioned, family owned Amusement Park, where young and old alike can enjoy an entire afternoon of affordable classic family fun! All of us here at Little Amerricka pride ourselves in the restoration, preservation, and c....

180 Miles from Rochester

The Paul Bunyan Trail, over 100 miles in length, covers a large area. The trail now includes 80 paved miles. With 7 segment maps and over 14 individual city maps and descriptions.

182 Miles from Rochester

Whatever your idea of a vacation is, you'll Experience it in Pella. Immerse yourself in the old-world charm of the Netherlands as you stroll along our brick streets visiting our Dutch storybook storefronts, the Molengracht canal, and our authentic 1....

182 Miles from Rochester

The Blank Park Zoo manages 49 acres of land. Of that, 22 acres have been developed into animal exhibits or facilities. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Des Moines for kids.

183 Miles from Rochester

A visit to Wildwood Wildlife Park means a visit to the second largest zoo in Wisconsin!

185 Miles from Rochester

A beautiful family farm with fun activities and cute animals for those budding farmers from pre-K to 3rd grade to enjoy!

185 Miles from Rochester

Founded in 1844, the Nelson homestead is one of the premier historic attractions in Mahaska County. The property now features historic buildings from all over Mahaska County, providing visitors a glimpse of what life was like for Iowans in 19th centu....

186 Miles from Rochester

Features include the Alpine Coaster, Mini Golf course, and Zip Line ride, plus snow tubing in the winter.

187 Miles from Rochester

Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 2, offering 6 green runs, plus Nordic skiing and two terrain training parks, one being the biggest in the Midwest.

187 Miles from Rochester

Visit fascinating animals from around the world at the Lake Superior Zoo, on over 16 acres at the base of Spirit Mountain in Duluth.

187 Miles from Rochester

The Guthrie County Historical Village, located on a beautiful 4-acre complex near the Middle Raccoon River and old Lenon Mill Park on the southwest side of Panora, Iowa, features ten buildings and numerous exhibits that explore the history of Guthrie....

188 Miles from Rochester

Great family camping fun in beautiful woodlands in Wisconsin, with swimming pool, beach, and fun activities for active kids!

189 Miles from Rochester

Take a look at the fascinating history of ballooning at this Iowa museum, with over 200 years of history to explore!

191 Miles from Rochester

Great Lakes Aquarium in Duluth, Minnesota, is where kids can explore about aquatic creatures from all over the world, and the Great Lakes Basin!

191 Miles from Rochester

Admission includes exhibits of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum, the St. Louis County Historical Society and Veterans Memorial plus the Children's Museum and the Duluth Art Institute.

191 Miles from Rochester

You haven't seen Duluth until you've explored the St. Louis County Heritage and Arts Center's Historic Union Depot, better know as simply the Depot. This former Union Railroad Depot was built in 1892 by the Boston firm of Peabody, Stearns and Furb....

191 Miles from Rochester

Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 5 years, offering 2 green runs and another 3 blue, plus tow rope serviced tubing hill and 2 terrain training parks.

192 Miles from Rochester

Welcome to the Runestone Museum, located in downtown Alexandria, Minnesota. We invite you to stop by and tour historic Fort Alexandria, take your picture with the country's biggest viking, and see the world famous Kensington Runestone. For awhile yo....

192 Miles from Rochester

The North Lakeland Discovery Center is a community-based environmental learning center dedicated to exploring, preserving, and enhancing the Lakeland area's natural, cultural, and historic resources. The Center is located on a 66-acre site in the hea....

193 Miles from Rochester

A kid-friendly local history museum. Travel back in time with family-friendly exhibits that bring the region's history to life, watch the famous Apostles Clock chime the hour, stroll through the 1908 Sawyer mansion and check out the traveling exhibit....

194 Miles from Rochester

Ten pin bowling fun at Skyline Lanes with open bowling, cosmic bowling and even bowling leagues. Great family fun in Minnesota for that day out with those active kids!

194 Miles from Rochester

38,000 square foot of Minnesota indoor waterpark featuring three exhilarating 4-story slides that twists and turns, "Lazy River" floating inner tube ride and more!

195 Miles from Rochester

18 hole championship mini-golf with fun obstacles geared towards kids, but still perfect for the whole family!

195 Miles from Rochester

This sweet small zoo has a big heart for animals and welcomes animal loving kids who want to spend the day around these beautiful creatures!

195 Miles from Rochester

Founded in 1867, the Putnam is home to over 150,000 artifacts and specimens, the Putnam Museum of History and Natural Science offers permanent and changing exhibits,and houses Iowa's only 3D IMAX Theatre.

196 Miles from Rochester

he Mission of the Family Museum is to inspire life-long learning in children through interactive arts and science activities and exhibits. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Iowa

198 Miles from Rochester

100 arcade games, Laser Tag, outdoor mini-golf and batting cages, bumper cars, a carousel, a kids' playroom…phew! But it’s all there at Funset to be enjoyed!

199 Miles from Rochester

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