Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Sharing information and updates, specifically as they relate to Saint Paul.

Last update: March 27, 2020

The safety of our visitors and staff is of utmost importance and we work closely with authorities on safety measures and follow their direction on any necessary steps.

The Minnesota Department of Health is leading the state and city preparedness and information dissemination. We are continually monitoring and assessing any new developments and will provide updates if or when new information becomes available. 
We encourage visitors to follow the guidance of the CDC for everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses. To ensure you are reading the most accurate and up-to-date news regarding the Coronavirus, follow the CDC’s updates on or their social channels (Facebook, TwitterInstagramYouTube).

Closings and Cancellations

  • Governor Tim Walz issued a “stay-at-home” order for Minnesota, beginning at midnight on March 27 through April 10 at 5 p.m. For information, go here. FAQs about #StayHomeMN can be found here.
  • On March 15, Saint Paul Mayor Melvin Carter declared a state of emergency, banning gatherings of more than 50 people in accordance with guidelines from the CDC.
  • Minnesota Governor Tim Walz has declared a peacetime state of emergency and has closed all schools in the state. Additionally, an executive order was announced on March 16 to temporarily close bars, restaurants and other venues in Minnesota that serve dine-in guests in addition to a wide range of other types of businesses. Many restaurants are offering curbside, take-out and food delivery services

As a result of efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, many facilities in Saint Paul are closing with several events postponing or canceling. To view a list of temporary attraction closures, click here.

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