The Great River Road follows the Mississippi River from Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico. See more details at the Great River Road website.

The page for each winery includes a list of local attractions  ordered by: Things to do, Shop, Sleep, and Parks & Camping. Check out this many options for your group to make Great Memories of your trip along the Great River Road.

Two highlights of your might include the National Eagle Center in Wabasha, MN and the Minnesota Marine Art Museum in Winona, MN. Both of these attractions will create Great Memories for everyone in group. Both these outstanding museum are located on the bank of the Mississippi.

Have you ever wondered “How much does an eagle weigh?” How big is their wingspan?” The answers await you in these engaging and entertaining live eagle programs. Through hands-on and interactive teaching our staff of naturalists will share the biology, ecology and natural history of bald and golden eagles. Our programs are as varied as our presenters and our audiences. Come to learn! Great for all ages.

We offer our live eagle programs everyday at 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Each program is typically about 45 minutes long and includes an opportunity to see an eagle eat. No reservation required for individuals and small groups. Seating is on a first come, first serve basis. We recommend you arrive 15-20 minutes in advance to ensure seating. Admission to the National Eagle Center is valid all day and includes programs.

With its substantial and diverse collections, 10+ annual exhibitions, and dozens of programs, the Minnesota Marine Art Museum is one of the most unique and dynamic art museum experiences you can find. We invite you come and share why the MMAM is more than you expect.

The MMAM is home to some of the highest quality collections of art in Middle America. The Museum’s newly redesigned collections highlights include recently unveiled masterpieces by Gauguin and J.M.W. Turner, as well as masterworks by Picasso, Matisse, Van Gogh, Monet, Cassatt, Cézanne, O’Keeffe, Homer, Wyeth, Cole and many more.


Hermann Herzog

Claude Monet

MMAM Winona MN