Minneapolis–Saint Paul is a major metropolitan area built around the Mississippi, Minnesota and St. Croix rivers in east central Minnesota. The area is commonly known as the Twin Cities after its two largest cities, Minneapolis, the most populous city in the state, and Saint Paul, the state capital.
The Twin Cities of Minneapolis–St. Paul combine the best of urban spaces amidst seemingly endless miles of parks, trails and major waterways. From a culinary scene that ranks among the top in the nation to world-class theaters, museums and of course, Mall of America, there’s simply no better place to get out and explore.
Since opening its doors in 1992, Mall of America has revolutionized the shopping experience of tens of millions of visitors a year. A leader in retail, entertainment and attractions, Mall of America is one of the top tourist destinations in the country and is known around the world.