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Ranked #1 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
Owner description: This Classical Renaissance-style Cathedral dating back to 1915 features a splendid interior of six chapels, imported marble... more » Owner description: This Classical Renaissance-style Cathedral dating back to 1915 features a splendid interior of six chapels, imported marble columns, large statues of the four evangelists and beautiful rose windows. « less
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Ranked #2 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: History Museums; Museums
This museum makes ingenious use of its 44,000 square feet and two million items.
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Ranked #3 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: State Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #4 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Gardens; Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Zoos/Aquariums
Owner description: Located in historic Como Park, this popular zoo, especially known for its California sea lion exhibit, also features a great... more » Owner description: Located in historic Como Park, this popular zoo, especially known for its California sea lion exhibit, also features a great cat display, gorillas and giraffes. « less
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Ranked #5 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Theaters & Stadiums
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Ranked #6 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Children's Museums; Museums
Owner description: Where creative play meets learning for children birth to 10 and their adults. Museum Hours Tuesday - Thursday 9 am - 4 pm... more » Owner description: Where creative play meets learning for children birth to 10 and their adults. Museum Hours Tuesday - Thursday 9 am - 4 pm Friday & Saturday 9 am - 8 pm Sunday 9 am - 5 pm Closed school-year Mondays (Labor Day through Memorial Day), Easter, July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day « less
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Ranked #7 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: History Museums; Science Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Science Museum of Minnesota is well-known for its hands-on approach to science learning and entertainment. It features... more » Owner description: The Science Museum of Minnesota is well-known for its hands-on approach to science learning and entertainment. It features the popular Experiment Gallery, an Egyptian mummy, an authentic Mississippi River towboat, a convertible-dome Omnitheater and interactive exhibits for all ages! « less
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Ranked #8 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Historic Sites; Outdoors

The James J. Hill Mansion is a rugged stone, massive scale, fine detail, and ingenious mechanical systems recall the powerful presence of James J. Hill, builder of the Great... more »

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Ranked #9 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
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Ranked #10 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
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Ranked #12 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: Large, beautifully restored antique carousel with 68 hand-carved horses and two chariots. Lovingly cared for by volunteers,... more » Owner description: Large, beautifully restored antique carousel with 68 hand-carved horses and two chariots. Lovingly cared for by volunteers, who operate it in warm weather, May 1-Oct. 31 each year. Children under 3 ride free but must be accompanied by a paying adult; other safety rules are presented in a brief pre-ride speech. This carousel operated at the Minnesota State Fair from 1914 to 1989 and was saved by the community from being broken up and sold at auction. Enjoy! « less
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Ranked #13 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Rich in local history and charm, this long avenue spans 25 blocks filled with old homes, small shops and restaurants.
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Ranked #14 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Biking Trails; Hiking Trails; Trails; Outdoors
Seventeen-mile trail stretching from Stillwater to St. Paul, Minnesota.
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Ranked #15 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
The state's first maintenance location for the railroad now houses quite a museum
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Ranked #16 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Landmarks
Owner description: The Minnesota Historical Society conducts regularly scheduled tours of this grand structure, which was built in 1905 and... more » Owner description: The Minnesota Historical Society conducts regularly scheduled tours of this grand structure, which was built in 1905 and features stenciled ceilings, murals, marble and sculptures. « less
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Ranked #17 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Historic Sites; State Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors

Fort Snelling State Park is one of the best places to ski/hike/bike within the Twin Cities metro area. It works for all skill levels, as it's fairly flat. You can go around either... more »

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Ranked #18 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Museums
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Ranked #19 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Major performing arts center in St. Paul.
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Ranked #20 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Educational Sites; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Cultural
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Ranked #21 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Convention Centers; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The former Federal Court House and Post Office building (circa 1902)is designated as a National Historic Monument, which... more » Owner description: The former Federal Court House and Post Office building (circa 1902)is designated as a National Historic Monument, which serves as a cultural venue for a variety of events including music, dance, theatrical performances, exhibitions and public forums. « less
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Ranked #22 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Bodies of Water; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
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Ranked #23 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
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Ranked #24 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #25 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
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Ranked #26 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #27 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #28 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Owner description: The Minnesota Centennial Showboat, docked on the banks of the Mighty Mississippi, makes old time theatre big time fun with... more » Owner description: The Minnesota Centennial Showboat, docked on the banks of the Mighty Mississippi, makes old time theatre big time fun with its turn-of-the-century interior, vaudevillian entertainment, and timeless tales. Enjoy dinner or a river cruise with your show to enhance this extraordinary theatre experience. Come relive the whimsical times of long ago on the Showboat. « less
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Ranked #29 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #30 of 54 attractions in Saint Paul
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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