FREE ADMISSION: Enjoy Grandparent’s Day on Sunday, September 11!
Sunday, September 11th, is a perfect day for Grandparents and Grandkids to get together for a family outing to the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium.
On Grandparent's Day, grandma and grandpa get in for free with the purchase of a youth's admission! This deal is available at the box office only.
The National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium is the perfect place for the young and the young at heart. The family-friendly outing will spark curiosity and generate smiles from the featured exhibits to the hands-on activities.
Forever Forest: Work, Live, Play educated kids and adults on how the forest connects to our everyday lives.
River of Innovation: The Mississippi River has a rich history of being a source of innovation. The river shaped the land, culture, and people's lives for generations and has inspired innovations that have stood the test of time.
The animal and fish collection also keeps the kids enthralled and educated on protection. From the giant prehistoric-looking lake sturgeon, giant Mississippi catfish, and river otters, there's plenty to learn and discover.
The awards and accolades for the Mississippi & Aquarium are lengthy, including the distinction as the 2022 Outstanding Attraction of the Year from the Travel Iowa - Iowa Economic Development Authority.
There's plenty of free parking too, which makes it easy to access for grandparents and kids alike.
Hours: 9 am to 5 pm
The National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium is located at 350 East 3rd Street, Port of Dubuque, Iowa 52001. Visit firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.