National Great Rivers Museum

  • Museums | Museums/Galleries
  • Illinois
  • Illinois


Open daily from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Buses and tour groups welcome. Interactive exhibits and dam tours. 35 minutes north of downtown St. Louis.

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pretty neat visit
Reviewed By chuckie_css May 2018

Drove past here a bunch of times and finally stopped for a visit. The museum has some interesting stuff about the Mississippi, and Missouri rivers. You can take a tour of the lock and dam which is a...

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Wish we had been twenty minutes earlier
Reviewed By MeryMeCo May 2018

We just missed the tour. It would have been interesting to hear how the lock and dam worked. There was a big group of kids going around so we had to pick and choose what we saw. It was a nice place...

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One BIG A** lock and dam!
Reviewed By wrco25 April 2018

Great lock and dam, just wish we could have been closer, we live in a town where we can go to the observation deck and watch the barges come through the lock right in front of us. The museum is...

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