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Malt-T-Melt is now called MaltTees Mini Golf & Malt Shop (before that it was known as Adventure Gardens). Located in Veterans Memorial Park in Richfield and managed by Wheel Fun Rentals, it is a mini golf course with a restaurant that specializes in malts and pizza. (They no longer serve grilled cheese (or "melts"), hence the name change)
The course is open May through October.
MaltTees Mini Golf Course
Updated in 2019, the course features 18 holes of miniature golf through gardens, landscaping, waterfalls, ponds and streams. Learn more about this and other local mini golf courses in our Guide to Mini Golf in the Twin Cities. Or, watch this video showing the remodeled course:
In 2012, a restaurant was added to the Mini Golf Course, offering affordable food options to visitors. Menu items include pizza, ice cream treats and beverages. You can find the current menu here. Malt-T-Melt is featured in Twin Cities Best Ice Cream Shoppes.
Birthday Parties at MaltTees
If mini golf and ice cream seem like a great birthday party, group discounts are available for mini-golfing. For more Birthday Party ideas, check out our Ultimate Guide to Birthday Parties in the Twin Cities.
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