Discover Shopping and Art near Our Brooklyn Park Hotel
Whether you’re into professional sports, the fine arts or great shopping, the city of Minneapolis near Brooklyn Park is certain to keep you busy. The Country Inn & Suites, Brooklyn Center is just 10 miles north of downtown Minneapolis, making it easy to access top city attractions such as the Guthrie Theater, the Minneapolis Institute of Art, U.S. Bank Stadium and the Target Center. Explore the Riverwalk or Hennepin Avenue Theater District, or take time to enjoy the serenity of nature on the shores of Lake Calhoun or beside the beautiful Minnehaha Falls. Our hotel is also a great home base for teams attending events at the National Sports Center. Coming in mid-2018, TopGolf, a high-tech golfing center, will include dining, entertainment, shopping and, of course, target-oriented practice golf.
- Lake Calhoun Park (9 miles)
Spend an afternoon lounging on one of this lake’s three beaches, or try your hand at canoeing or paddleboarding.
Phone: +1 (612) 230-6400
- Minnehaha Regional Park (10 miles)
This natural oasis features a 50-foot waterfall, historic buildings and a beautiful Pergola Garden.
Phone: +1 (612) 230-6400
- MB2 Raceway (3.5 miles)
Discover high-speed thrills at this attraction that offers go-kart racing in a fully electric, indoor format. The venue is also a great place for birthday and bachelor parties, corporate events and team-building programs.
Phone: +1 (763) 710-7773
Sports, Theaters and Entertainment
- Guthrie Theater (7 miles)
This award-winning theater presents off-Broadway musicals, Shakespearean dramas and modern plays in an eye-catching building.
Phone: +1 (612) 377-2224
- Hennepin Avenue Theatre District (6.9 miles)
There’s plenty to see in this historic district that’s home to three theaters from the 1910s and 1920s, plus the New Century Theatre famous for intimate music sessions with popular local artists.
- Minnesota United FC Stadium (15.5 miles)
Slated for completion in 2018, this state-of-the-art soccer stadium will welcome Minnesota United FC’s expansion soccer team.
Phone: +1 (763) 331-8777
- Mystic Lake (25 miles)
Try your luck at this casino that features 150,000 square feet of gaming, plus multiple restaurants, bars and a coffee shop.
Phone: +1 (800) 262-7799
- National Sports Center (10.4 miles)
The world’s largest amateur sports and meeting complex includes 50 soccer fields, 100,000 square feet of indoor training space, professional ice rinks and much more.
Phone: +1 (763) 785-5600
- Target Center (8.3 miles)
Catch the NBA action at the home of the Minnesota Timberwolves, or see a performance by entertainment legends such as Keith Urban and Cirque de Soleil.
Phone: +1 (612) 673-1380
- Target Field (8.1 miles)
Kick back and enjoy the fun of a Major League Baseball game as you watch the Minnesota Twins take the field.
Phone: +1 (612) 659-3400
- TCF Bank Stadium at University of Minnesota (8 miles)
This state-of-the-art football stadium on the campus of the U of M can seat 80,000 spectators and is the home of the Golden Gophers.
Phone: +1 (612) 625-5000
- U.S. Bank Stadium (9 miles)
Catch a sporting event, concert or a game at the Twin Cities’ newest venue, which is set to host the 52nd Super Bowl in 2018.
Phone: +1 (612) 777-8700
Tours, Museums and Event Centers
- American Swedish Institute (8 miles)
Tour the castle-like Turnblad Mansion and learn about the cultural impact of Swedish-Americans. Finish the day at the popular ASI Museum Store, where you can find unique Nordic gifts.
Phone: +1 (612) 871-4907
- Minneapolis Institute of Art (11 miles)
The Minneapolis Institute of Art, or Mia, houses a permanent collection of more than 80,000 works, including paintings by van Gogh and Matisse, and is home to one of the best collections of Asian art in the U.S.
Phone: +1 (612) 870-3000
- Walker Art Center (9 miles)
One of the most popular contemporary art museums in the U.S., the Walker Art Center includes not only paintings and photographs, but also sculptures, films and live drama.
Phone: +1 (612) 375-7600
- Minneapolis Convention Center (9 miles)
One of the largest convention centers in the Upper Midwest, this impressive building offers 475,000 square feet of space and 87 exhibit halls.
Phone: +1 (612) 335-6000
Shopping and Dining
- Mall of America (19.8 miles)
In addition to offering hundreds of retail stores, America’s largest mall hosts special events, including fashion shows, musical acts and celebrity book signings.
Phone: +1 (952) 883-8800
- Minneapolis Riverfront (2 miles)
The Riverfront district offers great dining, shopping and nightlife. Don’t miss the fascinating Mill City Ruins Park while you’re there.
- Albertville Premium Outlets (23.4 miles)
Shop your favorite outlet stores, and then get off of your feet when you grab a bite to eat at one of the on-site restaurants at this destination.
Phone: +1 (763) 497-1911
- The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes (7.5 miles)
Discover deals at The Shoppes, home to retailers like Buckle, Lane Bryant and Ulta.
Phone: +1 (763) 424-0504
- Arctic Cat
- BAE Systems
- Caribou Coffee Company
- Dish Network
- Federal Bureau of Investigation
- General Mills
- Home Depot
- Mills Fleet Farm
- Olympus Surgical Technologies
- Schmitt Music
- WESCO Distribution
- Wurth Adams