If you're planning a trip to the Cities this summer and the Mall of America is on your list of destinations to visit, there are a few surprising facts you should know about the biggest mall in America.

It shouldn't be a problem finding a parking spot.  Did you know there are 12,550 on-site parking spots?  If you visit every store in the Mall of America, you better plan more than a weekend trip.  If you spent 10 minutes inside every store, it would take you 86 hours to complete your journey.

Buzzfeed.com has a list of 31 interesting facts you should know about the Mall of America.  Check out that list here.

To help you plan your trip to the Cities, Bloomington and the Mall of America, here are a few websites you can visit.

Mall of America

Destination Bloomington Guide

Explore Minnesota

Visit Twin Cities

Bloomington, MN Website

Wikitravel/Minneapolis