Great River Road Visitor Center
The Center is located in scenic Freedom park. It sits on a 100-foot sandstone bluff overlooking the confluence of the pristine St. Croix River with the muddy Mississippi River. The Great River Road Visitor Center houses educational displays which explain: eagles and other local wildlife; river boating; Native American contributions; local commerce; travel information and more. The surrounding park grounds include a large picnic shelter, learning kiosks, park benches, amphitheater, gardens, walking paths, viewing areas, and outdoor terraces.
Hours of Operation
Spring Center Hours Feb 1–Memorial Day: Tues–Sat: 10am–5pm, Sunday: Noon–5pm. Monday: Closed. Summer Center Hours Memorial Day–Labor Day: Mon–Sat: 9am-5pm, Sunday: Noon–5pm. Fall Center Hours Labor Day–Nov 30: Tues–Sat: 10am–5pm, Sunday: Noon–5pm. Monday: Closed. Winter Center Hours Dec 1–Jan 31: Mon–Fri: Closed. Saturday: 11am–4pm, Sunday: Noon–4pm.
- Wisconsin History
Natural Attractions Type
- Parks, Forests, Trails
- Scenic Vistas
Dining: Near Great River Road Visitor Center