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10 Things to Do in Saint Cloud, MN

10 Things to Do in Saint Cloud, MN

Located in beautiful Saint Cloud, MN, Upper Town Apartments is the perfect place to call home. Not only do our apartments have great amenities, they're located near several local spots you need to visit! 



While living at Upper Town Apartments, you'll need to visit the Munsinger Gardens! This beautiful spot is located next to the Mississippi River and allows you to observe wildlife and amazing scenery. You can even rent the garden for an event. View their calendar on their website to learn more about what flowers are in bloom throughout the year. 

 1515 Riverside Dr St. Cloud, MN 56304

Stearns History Museum is a wonderful place to explore that includes permanent and rotating exhibits. Their permanent exhibits include On Solid Ground, Navigating the 70's, Choices Made, Choice to Come and many more. Check their website to view their current rotating exhibits. The museum also hosts programs such as The Breakfast Club, A Little History and Century Farms. 

 235 33rd Ave St. Cloud, MN 56301

Quarry Park and Nature Preserve is a great place to seek out while living in Saint Cloud, MN. While visiting you can rock climb, fish, explore the trails, swim, hike an even try geocaching! You'll have to come back more than once to discover all the great activities this park has to offer!

 1802 Co Rd 137 Waite Park, MN 56387

If you are looking for a place to entertain the whole family, check out Summerland Family Fun Park! The park offers go-karts, two 18-hole miniature golf courses, four batting cages, a waterslide and bumper boats! You'll be sure to have a great time with your family here. 

 1050 28th Ave Sauk Rapids, MN 56379

If you need a day to relax, head on over to Lake George Park. If you don't have your own, you can rent a paddle board, kayak, canoe, or pedal boat. Lake George also hosts several events such as their Summer Outdoor Concert Series. Check out their website to learn more!

 1101 7th St St. Cloud, MN 56301



There are many great restaurants located in St. Cloud. Try out these delicious places and more while you are living at the Upper Town Apartments.


If you are looking for a great Irish pub, Olde Brick House is the place for you! Try the Perrystown pretzels, rueben wonton rolls, or poutine for your starter. Then try one of their yummy soups, sandwiches, or salads. We recommend the chicken piccata or brown sugar brick house burger and don't forget dessert!

 102 6th Ave St. Cloud, MN 56301


Hajime St. Cloud is a delicious Japanese restaurant with amazing appetizers like sushi, crab rangoon, or shrimp tempura. For mains, try fried rice or a classic sushi roll. We recommend the chicken hibachi or shrimp fried rice and for dessert, the mochi ice cream!

 4170 W Division St #130 St. Cloud, MN 56301


If you are looking for a great hamburger restaurant, try out 7 West TapHouse. For a starter, try out the jalapeno bacon poppers, pretzel bites, or the jalapeno beer cheese wontons. For a main, try out the salads, bowls, tacos, or burgers. We recommend trying out the avocado bacon salad, avocado chicken tacos, the jalapeno popper burger, or the taphouse burger. Don’t forget to ask about what desserts are available.

 28 5th Ave St. Cloud, MN 56301


If you are looking for a great pizza place to try out, the House of Pizza is where you want to go. Try out a starter such as garlic cheese bread, onion rings, or the Italian pizza strips. For mains, they offer flatbreads, wings, pizza, pasta, salads, hoagies, and burgers. We recommend trying the legendary house pizza, sun-dried tomato chicken penne, or the burger Italiano. Whatever you chose to get, you will think that it is delicious. !

 19 5th Ave St. Cloud, MN 56301


White Horse Restaurant & Bar is a great place to go to grab a bite to eat with friends. They offer both a lunch and a dinner menu. The lunch menu, includes burgers, melts, salads, sandwiches, and wraps. For dinner, start off with the sriracha Thai fried brussels sprouts or the bacon and cheese fries. For a main dish, try out a salad, burger or sandwich, entrée, or one of the others. We recommend trying the Spicy Thai Burger, Greek Salad, or the chicken Parmesan.

 809 W St. Germain St St. Cloud, MN 56301