Photos & Multimedia

A picture frame frames an old bridge.
A joint venture by the Minnesota Institute of Art and the National Park Service placed picture frames at various locations around the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area and invited photographers to compose photos through the frames.

NPS/Gordon Dietzman

Introduction

The Mississippi National River and Recreation Area has a wide diversity of wildlife, landscapes, and historical sites. Use the resources on these pages to explore the park through photography, art, and video and audio recordings.

Photo Gallery

Check out the landscapes, history, and wildlife of the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area through our photos.

Multimedia (video and audio recordings)

The Mississippi National River and Recreation Area offers video and audio recordings that range from our park video to videos depicting the research that goes on within the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area.

Virtual Tours

Experience the Mississippi River virtually through panoramas and Google Earth boundaries. Our virtual tours take you to various locations in the park and allow you to use computer controls to view 360 degree panoramas of those locations.

Big River Art Galleries

The Big River Art Contest Galleries displays art created by 4th-6th grade students. Unique and vibrant, these works examine the Mississippi from many points of view.

Mississippi River Biotech Blog

Follow the work and adventures of biological science technicians (also known as biotechs) for the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area.

Last updated: February 8, 2017

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Mailing Address:

111 E. Kellogg Blvd., Suite 105
Saint Paul, MN 55101

Phone:

(651) 293-0200
This is the general phone line at the Visitor Center, which is staffed every day except Mondays. Please leave a voicemail if we miss your call and expect a return call within 1 day, often sooner.

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