Hours + Location
May – October
Due to weather, the park will delay its spring opening until May 18, 2013
Tuesday – Sunday (closed Monday)
2013 Gate Close Times:
||May 18 – Labor Day Wkd: 8 p.m.
September 3 – 30: 7 p.m.
October 1 – 31: 6 p.m.
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
1220 Diffley Road
Eagan, MN 55123
Organized groups are required to call ahead to let park staff know of their visit. Donations are encouraged from groups touring the park on their own. Tours from park tour docents are not required, but are recommended.
Caponi Art Park is located on 60-acres of rolling wooded
land in Eagan, MN. Situated off of I-35E from Hwy exit 94 between Pilot Knob Rd and Lexington Ave, the Art Park is just a short drive from downtown St. Paul and Minneapolis and the Mall of America.
Public Transit: MVTA route 446 (Monday - Friday)
Stops at LightRail 46th St Station, Eagan Transit Station, & Lexington Ave/Diffley Rd (0.25mi from park)
Public parking is located on the south side of Diffley Road. The pedestrian tunnel running under Diffley to the north side of the park is accessed from this parking lot.
Theater in the Woods events
In addition to our main parking lot, performance parking for the Summer Performance Series, Shakespeare Festival and Medieval Fair events is available at the Lexington-Diffley Athletic fields. Banners and signs will be posted. Walking distance to amphitheater is comparable from either entrance.