Category Archive: Tourist Traps

Lake Superior Zoo

We went to┬áThe Lake Superior Zoo earlier this month. It was a little more expensive than we had predicted and truthfully, not worth the money we paid to get in. Nobody informed us at the door that the bears were all put away for the day—no polar bears, no grizzly. Well, there was a stuffed …

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Sea Life Aquarium

In March 2011, we visited the Sea Life Aquarium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. We were shocked by the cost to get in ($20 per adult, $16 for children 3-12) and almost didn’t go. I’m really, really glad we did! Our older boys were thrilled with the jellyfish tanks and petting section where they got to feel …

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