Great River Road Visitor Center

Jessica Bierbrauer
View Website Favorite (3) 200 Monroe St - Prescott, WI 54021
Information: 715-262-0104

Memorial Day to Labor Day: Mon-Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 12pm-5pm. Fall-Winter*-Spring:Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 12pm-5pm. *Open weekends only in December and January.

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. Visitors to the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center can discover and enjoy the unique stories of this region through hands-on, audio-visual exhibits in the Center and many interpretive signs and exhibits outside.

Freedom Park includes a large picnic shelter, learning kiosks, park benches, amphitheater, prairie and butterfly gardens, walking paths, outdoor terraces, and viewing decks overlooking breathtaking vistas of the Mississippi and the confluence with the St. Croix River. 

  • Runs Memorial Day through Labor Day
    • Yes
  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Parks, Forests, Trails
    • Scenic Vistas
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Wisconsin History

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