Enrich your mind and broaden your experiences by visiting some of Minnesota’s renowned museums. Located just 15 minutes away from both Minneapolis and St. Paul, Richfield’s hotels are a convenient and economical alternative to staying “downtown.”
Minneapolis Institute of Art
The Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia) is a world-class art museum nestled in the heart of Minneapolis, just 15 minutes away from Richfield. The Mia features art from around the world and through history. Their special exhibits spotlight famous art and artists. Best of all, the museum offers free admission.
Science Museum of Minnesota
The Science Museum of Minnesota offers a hands-on approach to learning about science. Featuring nine year-round exhibits from dinosaurs to the human body, there’s something for the whole family. The Science Museum of Minnesota also houses the Omnitheater, a 90-foot giant dome movie screen unlike any other. The Science Museum is located in St. Paul, just 20 minutes away from Richfield.
Minnesota Children’s Museum
The Minnesota Children’s Museum is fun for all ages. With 10 engaging exhibits, children will have fun while learning. The museum now features The Scramble – a four story, vertical adventure for scooting, climbing and sliding. The Minnesota Children’s Museum is located in St. Paul, just 20 minutes away from Richfield.
Richfield Historical Society
Richfield is home to a wealth of local Minnesota history. The Richfield Historical Society features the Riley Lucas Bartholomew House, a 150 year old home that offers a look into 19th century life.
Save money and stay in one of Richfield’s three affordable hotels near Minneapolis: Baymont Inn & Suites, Candlewood Suites or Four Points by Sheraton. Each hotel offers unique perks for visitors – pet-friendly accommodations, continental breakfast, pool and fitness centers and more! Both Baymont Inn & Suites and Four Points offer free shuttle service from the airport, Mall of America and other local attractions. Choose the location and amenities that are best for you and your family