Operating Hours & Seasons

Mississippi River Visitor Center
120 W. Kellogg Blvd. Saint Paul, MN 55102 (map)
The Mississippi River Visitor Center is located in the lobby of the Science Museum of Minnesota.

  • Monday: Closed except for some holidays (Memorial Day, Labor Day). Call the visitor center for holiday specific hours at 651-293-0200.
  • Tuesday through Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday and Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas days.
  • Closed one or two weeks in September when the Science Museum closes for maintenance and exhibit updates.
  • Schedule changes occur due to special events and severe weather. Call 651-293-0200 for more information.

Suite 105, 111 Kellogg Blvd E.St. Paul, MN 55101-1256
Headquarters hours are from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday, but closed on Federal holidays.
Please call 651-293-0200 for more information.

Other Visitor Centers
There are other visitor centers within the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area which are operated by state and local governments and private agencies. Operating hours of these facilities vary from season to season. You can find more Information on other visitor centers and museums on our website.

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