Whether you're looking for indoor fun or outdoor excitement, you'll find it all in Minnesota. From natural beauty to man-made masterpieces, Minnesota offers a wealth of attractions. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of this welcoming state for family vacations.
What natural wonder has played a major part in shaping the Boundary Waters Canoe Area?
Which of these parks are closest to Boundary Waters Canoe Area?
Quetico Provincial Park
Acadia National Park
What animals are common in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area?
beavers and moose
cows and giraffes
sea turtles and lyre birds
What can you do at the International Wolf Center?
role-play the wolf in the story of Little Red Riding Hood
take a wolf howling lesson
St. Paul Winter Carnival is probably America's oldest winter festival. What things can you do with ice there?
throw large ice balls at your friends and roll down ice slopes
make ice cream and start an ice-cube collection
have car races on ice and play softball on ice
Who are the royal couple that herald the start of the two-week St. Paul Winter Carnival?
King Lear and the Queen of Spades
King Boreas and the Queen of Snows
The white Wizard and the Witch of the North
What is the name of the night parade at St. Paul Winter Carnival?
Late Night Parade
St. Paul on Parade
the Torchlight Parade
Bloomington's Mall of America is a huge shopping mall. Approximately how many stores has it got?
more than 400 across three floors
more than 500 across four floors
more than 600 across four floors
What does the Mall of America have that makes it the nation's largest?
a massive indoor theme park, the largest in the U.S.
an enormous indoor waterfall, the largest in the U.S.
a giant bowling alley, the largest in the U.S.
What can you see in the Lego play area of the Mall of America?
life-size Lego models
a computer presentation of the history of the Lego company
the largest Lego block ever made
The Underwater Adventures Aquarium has a transparent tunnel for the public to view the marine life. How do you go through the tunnel?
on electronic scooters
on a moving walkway
on a transparent monorail
Who are the actors at the Children's Theater Company?
both children and adults
What award did the Children's Theater Company receive in 2003?
the Drama Desk Award
the Regional Theater Tony Award
the Helen Hayes Award
Which Arnold Lobel story was performed successfully by the Children's Theater Company as a musical production?
A Year with Frog and Toad
Why does the Children's Theater Company have classrooms?
for arts and crafts workshops
for acting classes
for science seminars
In the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, sculptors of what century are featured?
What is the most famous sculpture in the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden?
the Spoonbridge and Cherry
the Pail and Spade
the Jeep and Driver
In the summer time, how much do the Saturday concerts cost?
only $5 per person
$15 for kids and $25 for adults
In the Mall of America what poisonous creature can you see at the Seven Seas Gallery?
poison dart frogs
Where do they put the clues for the St. Paul Winter Carnival treasure hunt?