Activities : Enjoy our beautiful parks or hit the slopes at Buck Hill. But try to take some time to visit the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area in the middle of a bustling urban setting, this 72 mile river park offers quiet stretches for fishing, boating and canoeing. Other spots are excellent for birdwatching, bicycling and hiking.
Airport : Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport Terminal 1-Lindbergh 4300 Glumack Drive St. Paul, MN 55111 612-726-5555 Directions
Attractions : Burnsville, MN is a dynamic Twin Cities community that is home to fantastic attractions, recreation and shopping. Hit the slopes at Buck Hill, catch a performance at the Ames Center or do some serious shopping at Burnsville Center Mall, but make time for some of the area’s biggest attractions like Mall of America, Valleyfair, and the Minnesota Zoo – just minutes away!
Casinos : Mystic Lake Casino Hotel 2400 Mystic Lake Blvd NW, Prior Lake, MN 55372 Phone: (952) 445-9000 Situated in a lively casino resort, this upscale hotel lies 7 miles from Valleyfair amusement park and 27 miles from downtown Minneapolis.
Dining : Burnsville, MN dining scene is extensive and diverse, making Burnsville the perfect place to visit if you love to eat. From brunch at Jensen’s Café, to baklava and belly dancing at the Mediterranean Cruise Café to burgers and beers at Lucky’s 13 Pub, Burnsville has a variety of restaurants that you’re sure to love!
Golf : Birnamwood Golf Course Website 952.641.1370 12424 Parkwood Dr Burnsville, MN 55337 Golf is for everyone at Birnamwood! This nine-hole, par 27 public golf course is a fun, affordable way to enjoy the outdoors with family and friends. An average round takes one-and-a-half hours. You have time, now have some fun!
Government : Burnsville’s Form of Government Minnesota has two basic types of cities: those operating under the Statutory City Code and those operating under local charter. Burnsville is a Statutory Plan B city.
Mayor & City Council Under Plan B, the elected City Council consists of a mayor and four council members . All policy and legislative decisions are the responsibility of the council. The council delegates the administrative duties to a City Manager.
Hospitals : Fairview Ridges Hospital 201 E Nicollet Blvd, Burnsville, MN 55337 Phone : (952) 892-2000 Fairview Hospice supports hundreds of families each year. Many therapies and services help make Fairview Hospice meaningful—music therapy, therapeutic massage, bereavement programs and more.
Shopping : Looking for some serious shopping? We have malls and more in store for you. Whether you’re looking for quaint boutiques, specialty shops or a mall that tops them all. Burnsville makes shopping easy and fun.
University : Welcome to National American University – Burnsville, Minnesota. We are conveniently located at I-35 and Burnsville Pkwy, about 30 minutes from downtown Minneapolis. The campus is surrounded by beautiful lakes and is near the Minnesota River. Burnsville is one of NAU’s newest locations and focuses on providing its students with career-driven, hands-on education.