Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center

The museum features the work of captains, pilots, engineers and deck crews who made their careers in the river industry.  The museum features a pilot house with working radar, charts pertaining to river navigation, artifacts from the sunken Golden Eagle River Boat and photographs of historic Grand Tower and the people who lived by the river.  Two retired Master Pilots provide their personal experiences of a lifetime navigating the Mississippi River.


  • Address: 606 Front Street - Grand Tower, IL
  • Phone: (618)565-2227 or (618)565-2043
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