10 Best Rainy Day Activities in Minnesota!

Everyone loves spending some time catching up on their favorite shows on a rainy day, but sometimes you want to get out and do something different. From the interactive exhibits at the Science Museum of Minnesota to the virtual reality adventures at VR Odyssey, get inspired with these 10 best rainy day activities in Minnesota.

Splatball, Minneapolis, MN

Paintball is a fun way for kids as well as adults to have a fun and active adventure, and it doesn’t have to depend on the weather. Splatball is Minneapolis’s destination for indoor paintball that families and friends alike will love.

Science Museum of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN

Give your mind some nourishment the next time the rain falls with a trip to the Science Museum of Minneapolis. Located in St. Paul, this museum offers interactive and educational exhibits that will leave you with a better understanding of the world around you.

AirMaxx Trampoline Park and Warrior Course, Saint Cloud, MN

Get some serious air at the AirMaxx Trampoline Park and Warrior Course in St. Cloud. A trampoline park is always a classic outing, but if you’re looking for a different adventure the Ninja Warrior-style obstacle course is always a fun challenge.

Great Lakes Aquarium, Duluth, MN

Duluth’s Great Lakes Aquarium is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike at all times of the year. This truly remarkable aquarium introduces you to marine life from all around the globe, from the Amazon to the St. Louis River.

Unraveled Escape Room, Rochester, MN

Turn your rainy day into a quest when you visit the Unraveled Escape Room. Located in Rochester, this well-planned spot has three different rooms to explore including Escape from Alcatraz, Spirits of the Asylum, and CSI: Rochester.

Mall of America, Bloomington, MN

A rainy day is the perfect opportunity for a shopping excursion, and there’s no better place to shop than the Mall of America. Browse all your favorite shops and take in the unique extra attractions like the aquarium, theater, and comedy club.

VR Odyssey, Brainerd, MN

Step into a virtual world with the VR adventures at VR Odyssey. This Brainerd hotspot lets you play your choice of a variety of advanced VR games.

Wow! Zone, Mankato, MN

Want a “wow!” factor in your dull day? You’ll find it at the Wow! Zone. Head to this Mankato destination for bowling, mini golf, laser tag, and arcade games that will keep the whole family entertained.

Ruzy’s Bar and Grill, Bemidji, MN

Ruzy’s Bar and Grill isn’t just your average restaurant. It’s the ultimate Bemidji hangout. Make your way to this local spot for live music, golf simulations, pub trivia, and of course, great drinks and food with friends.

Hibbing Cinema 8, Hibbing, MN

Is there any more classic rainy day activity than seeing a movie? You’re sure to have a fun experience at the Hibbing Cinema 8 with its affordable ticket prices and range of movies for all ages.

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