Get Directions From...
Take 494 and then turn east on Carlson Parkway. Then turn right on Cheshire Lane. After turning onto Cheshire Lane, you will pass Holiday gas station and then a small strip mall with Subway. Keep following Cheshire Lane until you reach Building 111, suite 900. Our center is the last building on the right hand side.

Bright Horizons at Minnetonka

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Start or update your registration, reserve back-up care, or manage an upcoming reservation.

Welcome to Bright Horizons Minnetonka

Welcome to Our Center! We know that it isn't always possible to visit a center before you need back-up care so we've put together this virtual tour so you can see our enriching spaces, meet our center director, and learn about our engaging curriculum, all from the comfort of your home or office.  Our goal is to familiarize you with our center so that when you do use back-up care, you feel confident and comfortable. We also invite you to join us for a live tour at your convenience to: Learn what back-up is all about Meet our warm team of teachers and support staff who specialize in back-up care See the fun and engaging activities that await your child every day Complete your registration materials so that you are ready for care when you need it We hope to see you soon!...

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What Parents are Saying

Our greatest advocates are also our closest friends.

"The Staff at backup is excellent. My son only goes 3-4 times a year, yet they know who he is when we get there. The staff is awesome. He has gone there since he was 2 and he's now 10 and still likes going there."

Our Center Programs & Services

Here are a few of our best features.

Drop-in / emergency-care, Inclement weather care, School holiday - vacation care, Summer camp, School-age summer camp

Featured Parent Webinar

Edit Your Life: Making Modern Family Work

Hear Christine Koh and Asha Dornfest - co-authors of Minimalist Parenting - give real advice about the pressures on today’s parents, how to manage advice overload, and ways to effectively use your time to truly enjoy what matters to you and your family most.

Bright Horizons Foundation for Children Celebrates 15 Years!

Bright Horizons Foundation for ChildrenThe Bright Horizons Foundation for Children honors its 15th anniversary with Voices of Gratitude, a digital magazine celebrating the difference our programs make in people's lives. To date, thousands of partners, volunteers, and donors have shared their time, resources, and knowledge across hundreds of communities and now serve more than 100,000 children a year through Bright Spaces, volunteering, and grants.


2 Nutritious Snacks are provided daily; Parents are asked to provide a nutritious, cold and peanut/nut free lunch.

Get involved in our Highlighted Activities

Because knowledge is more than just the ABC's.

May Calendar Activities 




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Featured Photo Albums

See what we've been up to!

  • School Age Program 10/4/2018
  • Infant Program: A Great Place for Babies 10/30/2017
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