This 2,000 foot temporary exhibit brings America’s inland waterways to life in a meaningful and tangible way, providing a hands-on, interactive experience where visitors can have fun while learning about the commerce, culture and conservation of American’s waterways. Included with general admission.

Interactive components:

  • Noodle a Catfish
  • Discover the Rivers Hall of Fame
  • River Survivor
  • Save a Wetland…Save a City
  • Our Blue Planet
  • Barge Theater
  • Plinko-Style Species Survival Game
  • Ports of the Country
  • Be a Pilot
  • Barge Flip Lids – “What is carried on barges today?”
  • River Music / Play River Songs
  • Touchable Fossils / Shells Interactive


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