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Mud Island River Park

125 N Front St, Memphis, TN 38103-1713
+1 800-507-6507
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Fun day out

The place a bit run down but it was a great half a day out on our first day in Memphis, it is a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Eszter T
London, United Kingdom
What a great day

We were in Memphis for a long weekend and went to Mud Island for a visit the Saturday we were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
madison, nj
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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.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“scale model” (101 reviews)
“gulf of mexico” (60 reviews)
“monorail ride” (39 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
125 N Front St, Memphis, TN 38103-1713
+1 800-507-6507
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Reviewed yesterday

The place a bit run down but it was a great half a day out on our first day in Memphis, it is a must go place when you in town.

Thank Eszter T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Memphis for a long weekend and went to Mud Island for a visit the Saturday we were there. It was great! We walked over on the covered walkway. The Mississippi River "exhibit" was totally neat. Just walking around the area was just...More

Thank sands2008
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mud Island is a collection of exhibits about the Mississippi River and the history of those living along its banks. The museum has some interesting displays from the earliest explorers to the riverboat era: you walk onboard a paddle-wheeler and from there into a Union...More

Thank Hoosiercritic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can immerse yourself in the history of the river & physically immerse yourself in the 1/2 mile model of the Mississippi River! This outdoor park has a gorgeous concrete 30” to 1 mile scale model that winds through the states with trees planted around...More

Thank Bathfurnituredsgnr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum was interesting and the Tram ride was cool. The following the river on the ground was interresting too.

Thank bossmansc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were disappointed that the monorail wasn't operating. Fortunately it was a nice day to walk. Enjoyed the model of the Mississippi River. The museum also had some maintenance issues (main theatre by door not in use or the audio devices). Excellent displays in the...More

Thank LindaM4G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time we have visited as a get out of the car and stretch your legs stop. My boys from ages 13-4 were all excited we were going to go back to here. My husband and I like the place too. It is really interesting...More

Thank mom-2-5-boys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I recently visited Mud Island and the River Park. Very informative. Be careful to stay hydrated on your walk.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed walking by the Rivers edge and taking pictures of the bridges and city lights. We will definitely go back again when we take our next trip back to Memphis.

Thank mmckechnie64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We learned a lot about life on the Mississippi and the Civil War and the music. The displays were full of information regarding shipping on the Mississippi past to present ,the troops and the early settlers. The monorail was closed but it was only a...More

Thank JLZMcFarland
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30 May 2017|
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Response from Cathy Y | Reviewed this property |
There was a couple walking around with a dog there today.
30 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
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.