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Next stop: Bloomington.

A good tour is affordable, unique and, most of all, exciting. In Bloomington, we welcome tour groups of all kinds. Explore the shops of Mall of America®, the fun in Minneapolis–St. Paul and everything in between. We’ll make sure there’s plenty of excitement at every turn and a comfortable place to rest at the end of the road.

  • Convention Services
  • Visitors Guide
  • Itineraries
  • Charitable Outreach Programs
  • Driver + Tour Leader Appreciation Program
  • VIP Mall of America Shopping Package
  • Physics Field Trip Program at Nickelodeon Universe

Convention Services

The Bloomington Convention & Visitors Bureau has created a wide array of services for more successful, stress-free events. We can help you from start to finish with your plans, and our FREE services eliminate the tedious work of calling hotels.

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Visitors Guide for Mall of America & Bloomington

The Bloomington Convention & Visitors Bureau is eager and ready to make your event memorable and successful. Take a moment to look over our Mall of America & Bloomington, MN Visitors Guide and see for yourself what Bloomington, Minnesota has to offer.

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Mall of America & Bloomington Visitors Guide

Itinerary Ideas

Need a unique itinerary for your clients? We have created some great itineraries to help you plan your tour for a great experience for your clients. Bloomington's central location offers an exceptional vantage point from which to travel the entire region.

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Give Back by Getting Involved

The Bloomington CVB has a unique opportunity for visiting groups to give back to the local non-profit community. We encourage all of our visiting groups to work on projects to assist in charitable work while they may be in town for a meeting or event. We receive inquiries from national and regional groups that come in and want to have a day designated to giving back to the local community.

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Driver + Tour Leader Appreciation Program

Mall of America is pleased to offer a complimentary meal from Villa Italian Kitchen (up to $10 value) to bus drivers and tour leaders for each qualifying group tour arriving to the Mall.

The group must be pre-registered at least two weeks in advance and be a minimum of 15 guests.

To register, email tourism@moa.net, call 952-883-8643 or fill out our reservation form.

VIP Shopping Package

Mall of America® is pleased to offer complimentary VIP Shopping Packages to qualifying group tours upon arrival to the Mall—a value of $30.95 per package. The package includes:

  • Mall of America Coupon Book
  • Mall of America souvenir Shopping Bag
  • Mall of America Map + Directory
  • Other Discounts + Offers from MOA Retailers and Attractions available exclusively for group tours

Complete Group Experiences Online Form

To reserve the VIP Shopping Packages for your group members, please complete the online form or contact Mall of America Tourism at least two weeks prior to your arrival by calling 952-883-8643 or emailing Tourism@moa.net

Physics Field Trip Program at Nickelodeon Universe®

Learn the science behind the thrills as you experience them in real-time! Nickelodeon Universe is packed with learning potential, and we’ve created a self-guided program that makes it easy for you to help students learn physics concepts while having serious fun on this one-of-a-kind field trip opportunity. Learn about Newton’s first law on Spongebob SquarePants Rock Bottom Plunge! Study centripetal force + circular motion on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shell Shock and much, much more!

Cost: Free with purchase of group ticket order of 15 or more three-hour, five-hour, or all-day wristbands.

To order, please contact MOA Group Sales at groupsales@mallofamerica.com or call 952-883-8809 at least five business days in advance.

sherri mullery Interim Contact
SHERRI MULLERY
Vice President of Business and Foundation Partnerships
smullery@bloomingtonmn.org
952-278-8506

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Our top meeting hotels have all the space you need

Bloomington has over 45+ accommodating hotels, including 20 that have a range of meeting facilities and convention services.

Hotel Name Total
Rooms
Meeting
Rooms
Total
Meeting
Space sq.ft.
Largest
Meeting
Room sq.ft.
DoubleTree by Hilton Bloomington - Minneapolis South 568 35 80,523 15,400
Radisson Blu Mall of America 500 14 26,300 8,500
Marriott Minneapolis Airport 472 23 22,306 5,992
Hilton Minneapolis St. Paul Airport 300 17 22,000 7,500
JW Marriott Minneapolis Mall of America 342 12 19,516 15,350
Crowne Plaza Aire MSP Airport Mall of America 430 22 18,000 4,841
Sheraton Bloomington Hotel 282 13 17,802 4,752
Hilton Minneapolis / Bloomington Hotel 257 11 16,547 7,003
Hyatt Regency Bloomington-Minneapolis 303 11 15,662 7,080
Embassy Suites by Hilton Minneapolis Airport 310 14 10,946 3,358
Great Wolf Lodge Minneapolis/Bloomington 404 6 5,951 2,810
Embassy Suites by Hilton Bloomington/Minneapolis 232 6 5,880 5,600
Best Western Plus Bloomington - Mall of America 211 2 4,500 4,100
Holiday Inn Bloomington Airport South 171 3 4,223 2,030
Cambria Hotel Bloomington Mall of America 170 3 4,000 1,518
Renaissance Minneapolis Bloomington Hotel 253 6 3,981 2,883
Comfort Inn Airport 273 3 3,420 3,420
La Quinta by Wyndham Minneapolis Bloomington West 233 3 3,200 1,357
Courtyard Edina Bloomington 209 6 8,112 450
Hotel Name
568
Total Rooms
35
Meeting Rooms
80,523
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
15,400
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
500
Total Rooms
14
Meeting Rooms
26,300
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
8,500
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
472
Total Rooms
23
Meeting Rooms
22,306
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
5,992
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
300
Total Rooms
17
Meeting Rooms
22,000
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
7,500
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
342
Total Rooms
12
Meeting Rooms
19,516
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
15,350
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
430
Total Rooms
22
Meeting Rooms
18,000
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
4,841
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
282
Total Rooms
13
Meeting Rooms
17,802
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
4,752
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
257
Total Rooms
11
Meeting Rooms
16,547
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
7,003
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
303
Total Rooms
11
Meeting Rooms
15,662
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
7,080
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
310
Total Rooms
14
Meeting Rooms
10,946
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
3,358
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
404
Total Rooms
6
Meeting Rooms
5,951
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
2,810
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
232
Total Rooms
6
Meeting Rooms
5,880
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
5,600
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
211
Total Rooms
2
Meeting Rooms
4,500
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
4,100
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
171
Total Rooms
3
Meeting Rooms
4,223
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
2,030
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
170
Total Rooms
3
Meeting Rooms
4,000
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
1,518
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
253
Total Rooms
6
Meeting Rooms
3,981
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
2,883
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
273
Total Rooms
3
Meeting Rooms
3,420
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
3,420
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
233
Total Rooms
3
Meeting Rooms
3,200
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
1,357
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)
209
Total Rooms
6
Meeting Rooms
8,112
Total
meeting space (sq.ft.)
450
Largest
meeting room (sq.ft.)

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