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.
Nickelodeon Universe will be closing early at the following dates and times due to private events:
Saturday, May 9th at 9 p.m.
Saturday, May 30th at 9:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 25th at 9 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.