• Mississippi National River and Recreation Area


    National River & Recreation Area Minnesota

Virtual Tour

Experience the Mississippi River virtually through panoramas and Google Earth boundaries.

Panoramic images allow viewers a 360 degree viewpoint of sites within the Mississippi River corridor. Move from left to right and view the site as if you were standing there. Flash Player is required to view the panoramas.

Coon Rapids Dam (1.1mb)
Harriet Island (2.0mb)
Mill Ruins Park (1mb)
Nicollet Island (1.8mb)
St. Anthony Falls (1.9mb)
St. Paul Brickyards (1.7mb)
Stone Arch Bridge (1.3mb)

Google Earth
Left-click and open Park Boundary & Mississippi River Visitor Center with Google Earth or right-click and “Save As…”.

Did You Know?

Coon Rapids Dam

Over 600 men worked around the clock using hand tools, horses and coal powered shovels to build the original Coon Rapids Dam in 1913. The dam was rebuilt between 1995 and 1997.