Mendota Heights Vacation Packages
Mendota Heights is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Minneapolis - St. Paul as a large number of the area’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. Among the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Somerset Country Club and the incredible Fort Snelling State Park. Also worth checking out are the F. Scott Fitzgerald House and Padelford Landing.
The Mall of America, certainly one of Minneapolis - St. Paul’s best known icons lies just 5 miles (8 kilometers) away.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find some interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Mendota Heights. Spend a few hours of admiring the exhibits at the Science Museum of Minnesota in St. Paul, the Minnesota History Center and the Minnesota Children's Museum. Book seats for some of the popular live shows at Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul and the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts. Enjoy the wonderful exhibits at the Minneapolis Museum of Art in St. Paul.
If you’re vacationing in Mendota Heights with children, enjoy all the fun and discoveries at Nickelodeon Universe in Bloomington and the Cascade Bay Waterpark in Eagan. Admire many kinds of interesting creatures at the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium in Bloomington.
If the weather is good head outside and make the most of the nearby parks and reserves. There are no shortage of family parks, so take a picnic blanket to Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis. Grab your camera and discover the popular ecological preserves for which this area is well known, such as the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area in St. Paul.
Enjoy the Minnesota Wild go into battle in their home stadium, the iconic Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul. True sports obsessives also have the opportunity to smell the liniment in the lockers rooms and visit off-limits areas of Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul by signing up for a fascinating behind the scenes tour.
When it’s time to wind down after enjoying the delights of Mendota Heights, check in to one of the area's many accommodation options. The Hilton Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport Mall of America, Bloomington, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Mall of America, Bloomington and the Hyatt Place Minneapolis Airport-South, Bloomington are just some of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.