Nearby Minneapolis, MN and Saint Paul, MN
Step By Step Montessori Schools of Brooklyn Park is close to Downtown Minneapolis and Downtown Saint Paul. Minneapolis and Saint Paul are known as “Twin Cities” because they are in close proximity to each other. The “Twin Cities” offer numerous sights to see and destinations to visit.
In Minneapolis, the Walker Art Center, home of the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, is one of the most visited modern art museums in the country. The museum has over 13,000 pieces of artwork, and the Sculpture Garden has over 40 sculptures, including the famous Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture. The Stone Arch Bridge is another unique destination to visit. It is considered a Historic Civic Engineering Landmark because it was built in 1883 and is the only arched bridge made of stone on the entire Mississippi River.
Saint Paul’s F. Scott Fitzgerald House is another sight you don’t want to miss! This was the house that author F. Scott Fitzgerald grew up in and wrote some of his greatest stories in. Built in 1889, it is also considered a National Historic Landmark. The Minnesota Transportation Museum, located in Saint Paul, is very important to Minnesota’s history. The museum focuses on preserving local railroad and streetcar history, and children will enjoy taking fun train rides on a historic train.
Step By Step Montessori Schools of Wayzata
Step By Step Montessori Schools of Wayzata offers high quality Montessori programs and carefully planned environments in order to allow children to reach their full potential. At Step By Step Montessori of Wayzata, our dedicated, Montessori-certified teachers are specially-trained to help each child channel their strengths and discover their passions. We offer enrichment opportunities including music, foreign language, dance, and swimming lessons.
Directions from Step By Step Montessori Schools of Wayzata
Directions to Downtown Minneapolis from Step By Step Montessori Schools of Wayzata:
Downtown Minneapolis is about a 15-minute drive from Step By Step Montessori Schools of Wayzata. To get to Downtown Minneapolis, it’s a straight shoot on the I-394 heading east. After passing Theodore Wirth Regional Park and Bryn Mawr Meadows Park, take exit 9A into Minneapolis. When you get onto Hennepin Avenue and see the Orpheum Theatre, you have made into the heart of Downtown Minneapolis!
Directions to Saint Paul from Step By Step Montessori Schools of Wayzata:
Saint Paul is just under a 30-minute drive from Step By Step Montessori Schools of Wayzata. To get to Downtown Saint Paul, get on the I-394 and head east until you reach Minneapolis. Then take the exit to get onto I-94 and continue heading east, crossing over the Mississippi River. Right after passing through Summit University, take exit 241B into Saint Paul, where you will pass the Minnesota History Center and the Health East Saint Joseph Hospital. Once you see Pedro Park Urban Flower Field, you have made it into the heart of Downtown Saint Paul!
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