• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area

    Mississippi

    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Journey to the Falls: Links

Forest Fields and Falls
Minnesota Historical Society

Minnesota Historical Society Photo Database
Minnesota Historical Society

Teaching with Historic Places – Wheat Farms, Flour Mills and Railroads: A Web of Interdependence
National Park Service

Minneapolis-Hennepin County Library: Minneapolis Collection
Hennepin County

From Site to Story-Minneapolis Riverfront Archaeology
Minnesota Archeology

Engineering the Falls
United States Army Corps of Engineers

Education Resources and Games for Kids
United States Army Corps of Engineers

St. Anthony Falls Area Bridges – Photos, History, Descriptions
Minneapolis Riverfront District

Big River Journey Art Contest
National Park Service

Big River Journey Art Gallery
National Park Service

Did You Know?

A barge going underneath a bridge.

Sixty percent of all grain exported from the United States is transported and shipped on the Mississippi River.