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Caponi Art Park, Eagan

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Caponi Art Park, a 60-acre nonprofit park in Eagan, features a sculpture garden, outdoor amphitheater, and miles of wooded hiking trails. The Art Park hosts dozens of family-friendly arts and cultural programs, bringing the area's top artists to the southern suburbs to perform a variety of art forms outdoors, including music, dance, theater, poetry, puppetry, and storytelling. All programs are free of charge; donations are encouraged to help support quality programming.

Caponi Art Park is open to the public Tuesday through Sunday from May through October. Tours of the sculpture garden and nature-based art activities are available to organized groups of all ages.
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  • July 1, 2017
    A beautiful place to walk and be in contact with nature. Sculptures? There are some beautiful, but there is still no enough, although it appears that the study - workshop works in more works for this beautiful space. It is very close to the Lake, can take your pet to walk with so strap and monthly have interesting cultural events. Bad, need more and better toilets.
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  • March 24, 2017
    If you're expecting something on par with the Walker Sculpture Garden, you'll be disappointed. But if you're looking for a nice walk in a wooded area with bonus sculptures, this is your place. Note th...  more »
  • October 29, 2016
    There is a great trail system here and beautiful woods to hike through. There is no art or just some stones on the parking lot side of the art grounds. You actually have to go under the road to get to...  more »
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  • July 1, 2017
    Natural beauty intermixed with sculptures and statues, a perfect combination of culture and nature. Lots of paths to choose from and more than enough art to warrant a couple of visits at least.
  • June 8, 2017
    Great quirky park in the south metro. Regular open hours, lots of art, neat walking paths, all free. Parents go for a different free outing, kids go for all the pokestops.
  • July 6, 2017
    Nice park. Pretty trails. Quiet. Some of the sculptures are a little "adult".
  • June 1, 2017
    Its a beautiful forested area, however bathroom facilities are minimal, there aren't many sculptures, and there's very little information to guide you through the sculpture walk. The trails are not stroller friendly.
  • May 8, 2017
    Neat hike, but not very stroller friendly and I was expecting a greater variety of art.

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