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Mississippi River Museum at Mud Island

125 N Front St, Memphis, TN 38103-1713
+1 800-507-6507
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Mississippi River Museum

We were a little hesitant at first as we thought on entering it would be underwhelming but it was a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gretchen B
Hot but is June and pretty

Walked from Ark to New Orleans on the Mississippi River Museum very good. River model cool... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Indian Springs, Alabama
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History museum detailing the Mississippi River history, located in Mud Park.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“scale model” (17 reviews)
“civil war” (16 reviews)
125 N Front St, Memphis, TN 38103-1713
+1 800-507-6507
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a little hesitant at first as we thought on entering it would be underwhelming but it was a pleasant surprise and learned a lot. We would recommend for people who like hx.

Thank Gretchen B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Walked from Ark to New Orleans on the Mississippi River Museum very good. River model cool. Watched a 35 barge tow headed down river. Neat. Lots of folks

Thank BobT66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a last minute trip to Memphis with our 7 year old. Wasn't sure what there would be to do with a kid but it ended up being her favorite family trip. We went to Mud Island and the Museum on the monorail on...More

Thank Crissy7682
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Decided to take the monorail over to Mud Island. Very interesting. Lots of information about the Mississippi River from start to finish.

Thank ibeegg
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Check into our hotel and walk over there. Figured we could make some plans for the next day. There was only one person at the window. When we started asking question she couldn't be bother to take her eyes off her phone or answer us....More

Thank Therese L
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Didn't see the museum but the site of the steam boat brought back memories. If we knew about it we would have surly seen it. In fact it was twice we rode 2 of those paddle wheelers. The 1st was in 1989 it was the...More

Thank jaduckcoin
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I am not normally a museum person. Just a bunch of old furniture and pictures on the wall. But here, the story of the Civil War comes to life.

Thank JanetRichard
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The place is very nice. You get to have a nice view of your surrounding and you have a nice time there.

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Looks like a cool place but unfortunately when we arrived it was closed for the season. Looking forward to a next possibility.

Thank Traveling_Cruz
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This place has so much history and information than I could have imagined. Found out some history that I was totally unaware of - I'm not going to divulge because it would ruin the surprise. Small children probably wouldn't enjoy this.

Thank Becky S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Jon L
Is there a RV park located at mud island park.
27 June 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Camille2777 | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall seeing an RV park.