Here are some Minnesota fun facts that will be enjoyed by kids and adults alike. These facts about Minnesota are great for school projects, for planning a Minnesota vacation or just to amaze your friends.
Made in Minnesota lists just a few of the hundreds of unique items invented by Minnesotans. Some of them have changed the world.
One of the joys of traveling with children is helping them learn something interesting about a state, region or country. Minnesota fun facts include getting to know about the people, events, and topics that make our state unique. Just a few of those include:
Fun facts about Minnesota include answers to questions like "what is the Minnesota state bird?" or state flower? or state tree? We have all of the answers to those questions and more. Read up on them and get an "A" on a quiz or be the star of a conversation about Minnesota.
Some of our state symbols are foods. The Minnesota State Fruit is the blueberry; the Minnesota State Grain is wild rice. We have lots of recipes based on these and more. As well, you will find a place where you can share your own favorite Minnesota recipe.
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What are we doing here? On any trip to the North Shore, we love to spend some time hunting for agates. Kids and adults alike can't get enough of comparing shiny rocks and asking "do you think this is an agate?" We have an entire page where you can learn about agates and how to identify them: Lake Superior Agates.
The Great River Road trip across the state is a perfect way to see Minnesota from North to South.
Minnesota Road Trips - Adventure along the back roads and byways of the state to discover attractions you might have missed. Some of these have wonderful names - Like the Ladyslipper Byway, The Gunflint Trail, etc.
Little Known Minnesota: Get off the beaten path and discover some places most visitors to Minnesota miss.
Minnesota Wildlife can be seen in places other than zoos. Visit the Bear Center and the Wolf Center. Drive some backroads to look for moose, deer and all the wildlife that abounds in our state. Bring your camera and your binoculars. A great place for seeing animals and birds is in our many Minnesota State Parks.
Many Minnesota fun facts are about our Minnesota Lakes and Rivers. We call our state "The Land of 10,000 Lakes." That is actually an understatement... we have even more! Here are some facts about Minnesota's waters:
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Minnesota fun facts for visitors and residents alike: Minnesota Vacation Ideas and Reviews. Fun in Minnesota is guaranteed!
Minnesota Vacation Rentals - A vacation rental will give you the feel of your own cabin or chalet in Minnesota. Choose a vacation rental in a specific area or get ideas about some of the best Minnesota vacation destinations before you decide. There are fantastic rental properties and amazing locations that will be perfect for your group of any size.