June 11 - October 31, 2012
Included with your regular admission to the Mississippi River Museum
RiverWorks Discovery®: a Journey of Imagination and Exploration of America's Waterways is a hands-on, educational exhibit designed to teach the importance of commerce, culture and conservation on America's inland waterways. It accomplishes this mission by weaving the rich, complex, multidisciplinary story through the use of immersive environments, hands-on interactive exhibits, educational panels, engaging films and engaging artifacts. The 2,000 square foot traveling exhibit brings America's inland waterways to life in a meaningful and tangible way to hundreds of thousands of museum visitors across the country. The exhibit provides hands-on, interactive experience where families have fun while learning about the commerce, culture and conservation of America's waterways
The Diamonds of Antwerp
May 1 - May 31, 2011
This alluring exhibit will outline the story of the diamond industry of Belgium as the processing center for the majority of the world's diamonds. Exhibit created in conjunction with the Diamond Museum of Antwerp.