Richfield is your gateway to the Twin Cities. One day is all you need to experience the best Minnesota has to offer. Try these fun activities for your Richfield day trip.
Take a culinary journey with your taste buds. Our restaurants offer a selection of cuisines from around the world, but we are bar none when it comes to Mexican food in the Midwest. We have several local, authentic restaurants including Andale Taqueria and Mercado, El Tejaban Mexican Grill, Mi Ama Grocery and Taqueria El Ranchito. Stop on by today!
Wood Lake Nature Center and Veterans Memorial Park
Wood Lake Nature Center features several wildlife viewing areas, a 100-seat amphitheater, a picnic ground, and three miles of trails and boardwalks. Veterans Memorial Park also boasts natural landscapes and is home to Wheel Fun Rentals and Malt-T-Melt Mini Golf & Malt Shop. Enjoy a tasty malt while playing over 18 holes of mini golf surrounded by attractive gardens, landscaping, waterfalls, ponds and streams.
Soak in the rich history of Richfield by visiting one of our historical sites. The Riley Lucas Bartholomew House showcases life in the 19th century. Stop by the Richfield Historical Society, located just next door! For a more laid-back day, visit any one of our local and nearby libraries.
Minneapolis and St. Paul Attractions
Downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul are hotspots for a day trip. Just 15 minutes away from Richfield, you’re right near all the action. Catch a show at First Avenue, visit one of the many museums downtown or tour a local microbrewery. Mall of America is just minutes away from Richfield – with over 520 stores, there’s something for everyone. There’s no shortage of entertainment in the Twin Cities!
Need more than just one day? Extend your trip with a stay in one of our affordable Richfield hotels.