• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area


    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 flooded street in 1952

In 1952, the Mississippi River flooded hundreds of acres of farmland and multiple cities. Over 2,000 families were homeless because of the high water. More...