Stuck at the Airport: Minneapolis St. Paul International

You didn’t plan to get stuck at the Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport (MSP), or you would have worn more comfortable shoes. You wouldn’t have brought so much carry-on luggage. Maybe you wouldn’t have brought your kids. But what to do with them all, now that you have a two or three or more hour layover?

Get ready for some good news, finally, but first get your comfortable shoes out of your duffle bag. We’ll wait while you change.

Ok, ready for the good news? Lindberg Terminal, the much larger of the two MSP terminals, offers lockers at several gates inside the secure passengers-only areas. You can put down the extra carry-on’s, while you wait out your unexpected layover.

You can’t leave the kids in a locker, though. Tighten up the laces on everyone’s comfy shoes, leave the nice ones in the locker, and take a look around. Continue reading