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National Quilt Museum Admission Pass
"Choose the best day to discover an amazing form of art. Then go to the National Quilt Museum located at 215 Jefferson Street. Present your voucher and then begin exploring the unique and interesting galleries displayed. With quilts chosen from regional and national contests admire the very best in quilt and fiber art. Several quilts on display have also been chosen for their uniqueness or historic relevance. See galleries with Art Quilts of the Midwest pieces from the international competition conducted by the Japan Handicraft Instructors Association quilts inspired by Mary Kerr and more. Find pieces that are traditional
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Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center All Access Pass
"The Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center is a landmark attraction at the center of the Highway 76 strip. Come see for yourself why so many Branson vacationers feel this is one of the best things to do in the Ozarks.Hollywood Wax Museum< discover little-known facts about their pets pet peeves and accomplishments. Walk the red carpet sing with pop stars meet horror anti-heroes and even put on a wedding dress and marry a star! Castle of ChaosWhere can you find the first 5D attraction in the world? Right here in Branson’s Ozark Mountains where you can Join the Battle Against Evil and discover the fate of 1920s horror
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Hollywood Wax Museum Admission
"Join your favorite stars for pictures that will make the best Branson vacation souvenirs! Walk the red carpet alongside your favorite film stars Put on fun costumes and props for selfies with pop culture icons Meet the great000 lb. Great Ape Re-live the good times with classic Hollywood entertainers Grab a mic and sing with the biggest names in music You'll also get to know fun film facts and celebrity news on your unforgettable journey as an A-l"""Get up close and personal with the stars for fun photo ops with props (you choose the poses!) and learn little-known facts about their pets pet peeves and accomplishments. See for yourself why so many Branson vacationers feel this is one of the best things to do in the Ozarks."title=Highlights&1=Editor%27s+Pick&2=Excellent+value+for+money&3=Instant+Confirmation&4=Tour+is+wheelchair+accessible&5=Family+friendly
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Boat Rides on the Mississippi Tips (13)

Good riverboat cruise on the Mississippi

We took a short sightseeing cruise on the Mississippi River after visiting the Gateway Arch. Overall it was a good experience. The narration of the history provided was wonderful, although in my...
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Jan 03, 2015

Get on the Mighty Mississippi

We took the Tom Sawyer paddlewheel boat ride as part of our visit to the Gateway Arch. It was great for taking photos of the city and Arch from the river Plus we gained a lot of insight about the...
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May 30, 2014

Historic Big River, The Mississippi ...

Downtown is the place to catch a river boat ride, on a boat like the ones they had here before trains &amp; cars. The Mississippi River carried freight and people, including slaves, in great...
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Apr 04, 2011

River Boat Rides

The riverfront is a main attraction to the downtown along with the arch being right there. The river does/has overflowed many times and sometimes got all the way up to the first main street before...
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Aug 20, 2010

Gateway Arch Riverboat Cruises

A definite highlight of my trip was the 1-hour sightseeing tour of the Mississippi River and St. Louis waterfront aboard the Tom Sawyer riverboat. It was a beautiful day, sunny and warm, and I...
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Jun 14, 2009

Sightseeing Cruise--Fun for all!!

The cruise was about 2 hours long, and took you down tot he more Industrialized section of St. Louis. It offered a great view of the skyline and the arch. The tour guide was knowledgable and very...
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Sep 19, 2007

Boat Ride

There are boat rides right in front of where the Gateway Arch is located at the river that leave throughout the day. The one we went on took about an hour or so. The Mississippe is very wide here, and...
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Oct 20, 2006

Boat ride on Tom Sawyer's Mississippi

This is quite a tourist thing but we enjoyed it, after a long walk in the city. All along the ride, you get explanations about the history of the city and all the bridges on the Mississippi, but the...
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May 01, 2005

Gateway Arch Riverboats

No trip to Saint Louis is complete without cruising the Mississippi River. It was nice even though I have always thought that river was muddy looking. Very scenic it starts at the Arch and continues...
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Nov 12, 2004

At the Boat!

During your visit to St. Louis,don't miss a nice trip in one of numerous Mississipi's Boats.It is really a very nice 60 minutes trip along the river,you can see some of best places of the...
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Aug 14, 2003

Mississippi River Cruise

On the day I was on St. Louis, it was 98 degrees. Thus, a boat ride was not in order. On a cooler day, I would have loved to take a boat cruise on the mighty Mississippi.
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Mar 14, 2011

Boat rides on the Mississippi

The best way to see St. Louis' skyline and learn about its past is to take one of the narrated boat tours on the Mississippi River.
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Oct 02, 2005
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Things to Do Near Boat Rides on the Mississippi

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Gateway Arch

The Arch is more impressive than I had expected . To go up in the Arch is currently 13 for adults. The view from up in the Arch is impressive but go when the day is lovely .. not grey and rainy. The...
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Jefferson National Expansion Memorial

This is the park and museum complex along the Mississippi River downtown that includes the Gateway Arch (see tip on that). It has a large park along the waterfront and one can go into the museum...
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Old Courthouse

Lots to do free in town .. stop in the old courthouse ... loved the doom and the painted ceiling ... loved the stairways. The outside is also a work of art architecturally and of course theres the...
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Laclede's Landing

Laclede's is a revitalized historical area of St. Louis. Pick up the map of the area to stroll the streets and learn the history of the buildings. Plus stop into one of its many eateries and...
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Christ Church Cathedral

Saw this lovely cathedral while walking around town .. didn't get the opportunity to see inside. Towards dusk homeless descended and we didn't feel so safe so we hastened our steps and got past. But...
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Union Station

The nicest thing to see when coming here is the hotel and the ornate decorative lobby and ceilings. It was very well preserved just like back in the 1920's era, and the features are simply elegant....
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Getting to Boat Rides on the Mississippi


Mississippi River, Saint Louis, Missouri


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