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Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota

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Finding Minnesota: Children’s Museum Of Southern Minnesota

When they heard kids saying, “There’s nothing to do around here,” some educators and parents of small children in southern Minnesota couldn’t exactly disagree. So about ten years ago, they started laying the groundwork for what is now the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota.

08/09/2015

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Children’s Museum Of Southern Minnesota Opens In Mankato

The Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota has finally opened after a decade of planning and fundraising. The doors first opened Friday after construction began last year on the permanent $5 million home in Mankato.

05/02/2015

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Flood Destroys Mankato Children’s Museum Exhibits

Brick by brick, stone by stone, work continues on the new Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota. But as quickly as the museum building takes shape, severe flooding left a home with few belongings.

06/27/2014

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Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip to Mankato, MN

The site of Minnesota Vikings training camp every summer, sports viewing opportunities abound in Mankato. But if sports aren’t your thing, plenty of shopping, dining and recreational activities also exist.

08/04/2012