Located in Dakota County, Mendota Heights is one of the best places to live in Minnesota. Its established neighborhoods are surrounded by breathtaking landscaping and views of the Mississippi River. This beautiful location is perfect for anyone that loves to immerse in the suburban vibrancy of Mendota Heights. It has apartment homes for everyone, especially families because of its highly rated school district.
Though it is known for its parks and trails, you definitely won’t miss out on the entertainment and culture. Enjoy authentic, high-quality Italian foods at Buon Giorno Deli, or a variety of wine, beer, and spirits at Sunfish Cellar. There are a ton of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks to enjoy. It is also conveniently located near the airport, downtown St. Paul, and post-secondary institutions, such as Macalester College and University of St. Catherine (St. Kate’s), which can be easily accessed by the Light Rail and Union Depot.
Well-known for its thriving arts community, gorgeous parks, and unique historic character, Mendota Heights is the destination for both locals and travelers. Support the St. Paul Farmers' Market or catch a baseball game the CHS Fields, home to the St. Paul Saints. Nourish your need for nature at the Dodge Nature Centre with its 460+ acres of prairies, forests, lakes, wetland, orchard, and miles of open hiking trails. Indulge in the performing arts and make your way to The Ordway for live performances and entertainment perfect for the whole family! Whatever you’re looking for, Mendota Heights won’t fall short of expectations.
Feel at home in the heart of Mendota Heights. As they say, Mendota Heights is the best-kept secret.