Caponi Art Park and Learning Center is a sculpture park in Eagan. Open May through October, the park is free to visit Tuesday through Sunday. It also offers special programming during the season. Note that there will be no Medieval Fair in 2018. Instead, look for Leaf Fest is mid-October.
Bring a picnic and prepare to expend some energy exploring the 60 acres that make up this woodland sculpture garden. Art pops up in unexpected places, down meandering paths, and it begs for interpretation!
Self-Guided Tours of Caponi Art Park
For families or small groups, who want to explore the park a little further, CAP offers handheld park maps and self-guided tour guidebooks for checkout. Learn the history of the Art Park and more details about the artwork as you explore at your own pace. Call 651-454-9412 to learn more and reserve a spot. There is no fee for self-guided tours, but donations are always welcome. If your group is really small (family sized), you can also download this guidebook for an even more informal tour.
2018 Summer Performances at Caponi Art Park
- Sunday, June 17th - Cromulent Shakespeare, "The Taming of the Shrews"
- Sunday, July 8th - Bollywood Dance Scene, modern day music and dance from India
- Sunday, July 29th - Copper Street Brass Band, a fusion of music of all styles
- Sunday, August 12th - Batucada do Norte, Brazilian music
Find these and more performing arts events on our Performing Arts Calendar.
More Twin Cities Art Parks to Enjoy:
- Western Sculpture Park
- Franconia Sculpture Park
- Big Stone Mini Golf and Sculpture Garden
- Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
The photograph of Caponi Art Park at Sunset was taken by local photographer, Wayne Moran and can be purchased through our Amazon affiliate link. Family Fun Twin Cities receives a small commission on any purchases made through this link. Learn more about the artist at the link above.