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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Telling the story of the Mississippi River
Reviewed By Taylor B October 2019

The National Great Rivers Museum is one of 11 planned visitors centers operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that tells the story of the Mississippi River. Located on the Great River Road...

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Free outing for kids
Reviewed By romancereader2002018 November 2018

Good place for younger kids to get an understanding of their environment my youngest was two and she still asks to go back

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Mississippi River locks
Reviewed By phyllismeagher September 2019

We arrived in time for guided tour. Full tow was just getting ready to enter lock. Took 25 minutes for it to pass completely through. Tour is on top of the locks looking down at barges and...

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