Mall of America® is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world.
With 520 stores, 50 restaurants, Nickelodeon Universe®, the nation's first Nick theme park, a 1.2 million gallon aquarium
and other exciting attractions, Mall of America offers something for every taste and interest.
About four of every 10 visitors to Mall of America are tourists as defined as people who live outside the 150-mile radius of the Mall. Tourists represent about half of the annual sales at the Mall and are a key market.
Mall of America has been described as a city within a city. Along with an extensive range of retail, restaurants and entertainment, there are many unique features to Mall of America likely to be found in any community.
Mall Walking - Every day, hundreds of mall walkers use the Mall as a place to exercise and socialize with fellow walkers. More than 4,000 individuals have registered in the Walksport Mall Stars! mall walking club.
Chapel of Love - More than 4,000 couples from around the world have exchanged vows in the privacy of the elegant Chapel of Love Wedding Chapel.
More than 28 million people live within a day's drive to Mall of America. Despite the temperature extremes of Minnesota, the weather inside Mall of America is always a perfect 70 degrees.
Savvy shoppers love to do their seasonal and back-to-school shopping at Mall of America because there is no sales tax
on clothing or shoes in Minnesota!
Canada, England, Japan, Germany, Denmark, Norway and Sweden are the leading countries for international tourists.
More than 35 hotels located within five miles of Mall of America offer courtesy shuttle service to the Mall and the airport.
Mall of America has three very distinct tourist seasons: late spring during March and early April; the summer months of June, July and August; and the holiday season during November and December.