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Mud Island River Park

125 N Front St, Memphis, TN 38103-1713
+1 800-507-6507
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Must See in Memphis

The scale model of the Mississippi River is great and very educational. The museum is nice as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Frankpar
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Alabaster, Alabama
via mobile
Godd place

Place is right on the river but does not open until 10 am .Not sure why but the cleaning people... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
prauso
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Bear, Delaware
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Island containing a 52-acre park that is home to the River Walk and the Mississippi River Museum accessible only by a footbridge.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“scale model” (94 reviews)
“monorail ride” (32 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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125 N Front St, Memphis, TN 38103-1713
Downtown
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+1 800-507-6507
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The scale model of the Mississippi River is great and very educational. The museum is nice as well. Highly recommended

Thank Frankpar
Reviewed 5 days ago

Place is right on the river but does not open until 10 am .Not sure why but the cleaning people will have the the gates half way open and saw a few time older people and some wihrt kids would go under the gate and...More

Thank prauso
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice family park. When we were there there was a group of chaperoned elementary kids visiting and they seemed to be having a really good time playing in the water. We didn't visit the museum and the monorail was not running so...More

Thank ittybitty120
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed this park/museum. The reason for the 4 rating was that the monorail was down and we had to walk across to Mud Island. Enjoyed the history about the Mississippi. Walking the scaled Mississippi River was very enjoyable. Lots of walking but plenty...More

Thank Sherri S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is also a Memphis must see! I like to take my time visiting places and the River Park is the attraction for that. It is children friendly and don't hesitate to take your shoes off!!

1  Thank Eloise P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great way to enjoy your first experience and view of the Mississippi River. Parking nearby,then take a short tram ride across or walk to the visitor center. Nice park grounds and the most amazing 3-D scale model of the entire Mississippi River with flowing water...More

1  Thank Texroselee
Reviewed 1 week ago

We liked the walk and the view. There were places to sit if one needed to rest. Cold drinks were available.

Thank littlepaula1969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have never seen anything quite like the replica of the Mississippi River at Mud Island River Park! We walked to the tram/walking bridge from our hotel, but there was a parking ramp close to the tram/walking bridge. The tram was only $4 a person...More

2  Thank Andrea I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fascinating attraction, a hydraulic scale model of the lower Mississippi River from Cairo, Illinois to New Orleans. Major cities and small towns located on the river are marked in the scale model, and markers explain history and facts about the river. We...More

1  Thank Jerry M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had already walked a lot the morning we visited so we sprung for the $4 each/roundtrip fee for the monorail. Our 7 year old loved following the river and it occurred to us near the end that we should have brought a small boat...More

4  Thank Sara S
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sandrarevell
Are pets allowed
30 May 2017|
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Response from Bob C | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are not.
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Amanda B
We are traveling to Memphis in March and noticed the Mississippi River Museum and visitor center is closed until April. Is the entire park and monorail closed until April as well or would we still be able to go to the park in the off-season?
29 January 2017|
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Response from prncssamaya85 | Reviewed this property |
I would assume that the actual park would be open...because it is outdoors. But I agree with Jenny W., I would call first. This was the first time I had been since I was little. So I am not familiar with their scheduling. Im... More
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pattielh
I would like an address for my GPS
16 July 2016|
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Response from Justin H | Reviewed this property |
125 North front street Memphis TN, 38103 That is from the Web site.
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