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Mississippi River Tales Mural

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Storyboard of the Civil War Panel on the Mississippi River Tales Mural
Mississippi River Tales Mural
Mississippi River Tales Mural

The 1,100-foot-long Mississippi River Tales Mural, with interpretive signage, features 24 panels depicting scenes from Cape Girardeau’s history and the town’s connection with the Mississippi River.Each panel covers the 15-foot height of the flood wall. The stone arches of each mural create the illusion of looking through the wall at the historically themed scenes.This attraction has an audio tour, which you can access on your cell phone, to give you the complete history. Chick our website for details.


100 Broadway
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Unrestricted
Activities Within 10 Miles
Backpacking Trail
Biking / Walking Trails
Casino Gaming
Historic District
Winery / Vineyard
Cost Of Admission
Free Admission
General Interest Info
Open Year-round
Group Policy
Advance Contact Requested
Pet Policy
Pets On Leash Allowed
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages