Monday – Thursday
10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Friday – Saturday
10 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

10:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

*Hours subject to change without notice.

Holiday 2015 Odd Hours Dates:

November 26 10:30 a.m. to Midnight
December 21, 22, 23 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
December 24 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
December 28, 29, 30 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
December 31 10 a.m. to Midnight
January 1 10:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Nickelodeon Universe will have different hours at the following dates and times due to private events:

Monday, December 14 Closing at 4 p.m.

Directions & Transportation

Nickelodeon Universe is located in the center of Mall of America® in Bloomington, Minnesota. We are approximately five minutes from the airport and 15 minutes from both downtown Minneapolis and downtown St. Paul at the intersection of I-494 and Highway 77.

From the North:
Take Interstate 35 South to Interstate 35W South to Interstate 494 East. Exit 24th Avenue.

From the South:
Take Interstate 35 North to Interstate 35W North to Interstate 494 East. Exit 24th Avenue.

From the East:
Take Interstate 94 West to Interstate 494 South/West. Exit 24th Avenue South.
From the WEST:

Take Interstate 94 East to Interstate 494 South to Highway 77 South. Exit Killebrew Drive or 81st Street/Lindau Lane.


The Hiawatha Line offers fast, quiet light-rail service to 17 stations between downtown Minneapolis and Mall of America® including the Lindbergh and Humphrey airport terminals.

From the Airport

MetroTransit buses run between the airport and the Mall of America® every 30 minutes. Bus pick-up and drop-off is located at the Transit Center, on Level 1 of the Blue and Red parking ramps.

From the Lindbergh Terminal of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport, passengers can access the Transit Center via the free tram on the Tram Level or via the Skyway Connector between concourses C and G. The transfer to MOA takes approximately five minutes.


  • Parking at Mall of America® is free.
  • Light rail Transit connects Mall of America to MSP International Airport and downtown Minneapolis.
  • City bus and taxi service are available as well as complimentary hotel shuttles from area hotels.