Animal Programs

10:30 AM Paddlefish Feeding
See the amazing way these fish filter their food from the water!
Paddlefish Exhibit, First Floor Mississippi River Center Building

11:30 AM Creature Feature
Meet one of our exciting Museum & Aquarium animals!
Backwater Marsh, First Floor of the Mississippi River Center Building or on the Woodward Boardwalk when weather permits

1:30 PM Creature Feature
Meet one of our exciting Museum & Aquarium animals!
Backwater Marsh, First Floor of the Mississippi River Center Building or on the Woodward Boardwalk when weather permits

*All Times Subject to Change.

Educator Talks

12:30 PM Calliope Demonstration
Hear its characteristic music and learn about its unique history!
Woodward Boardwalk, outside the Mississippi River Center building *weather dependent*

2:30 PM Gulf of Mexico Aquarium Feeding
Learn about this incredible creature and why her species is and should be protected!
Gulf of Mexico Aquarium, First Floor of the National River Center Building

3:30 PM Calliope Demonstration
Hear its characteristic music and learn about its unique history!
Woodward Boardwalk, outside the Mississippi River Center building *weather dependent*

William M. Black Historic Landmark

The boat is open daily from 10am to 5pm. Due to the historic nature of the boat, only the first floor is wheelchair and stroller accessible. Access to the boat may be subject to change depending on inclement weather.

1:00 PM Triple Expansion Engine Demonstration

3:00 PM Triple Expansion Engine Demonstration