Memphis, TN

Mud Island River Park

The Mud Island River Park consists of various attractions including the Mississppi River Museum and the River Walk. The Mississippi River Museum features a walk-in replica of a steamboat, steam engines and a paddlewheel, boat models, aquariums, river engineering, transportation on the river, music on the river, civil war on the river, exploration and settlement on the river. The River Walk is a 5-block long replica of the Lower Mississippi river from Cairo, IL, to New Orleans, LA, which you can walk along.

Directions:
Mud Island River Park
125 North Front Street
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone (901) 576-6666
Toll free (800) 507-6507
Opening hours: Mid April - Memorial Day / Labor Day - end of Oct 10 am - 5 pm (closed Mondays), Memorial Day - Labor Day 10 am - 8 pm, general admission to the park is free, Pay One Price Package admission is $ 8 (includes Mississippi River Museum, roundtrip Monorail ride, guided River Walk tour)
www.mudisland.com

Satellite picture and map at Google Maps:
Mud Island River Park


Memphis Queen Line Riverboats

paddlewheener Memphis Queen III

The Memphis Queen Line fleet consists of the paddlewheeler MEMPHIS QUEEN II, the paddlewheeler MEMPHIS QUEEN III, the ISLAND QUEEN featuring a decorative paddlewheel, the barge MEMPHIS SHOWBOAT and the party barge CITY OF MEMPHIS pushed by the towboat CAPT. J.T. MEANLEY. Operating from March til November, charters all year round.

Directions:
Memphis Queen Line Riverboats
Riverside Drive (boat)
P.O. Box 3188 (office)
Memphis, TN 38173-0188
Phone (901) 527-BOAT
Toll free (800) 221-6197
www.memphisriverboats.net

From I-40 take exit 1a and follow Riverside Drive south, from I-55 take exit 12b and follow Riverside Drive north.

Satellite picture and map at Google Maps:
Memphis Queen Line Riverboats

 



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