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Visitor Information

Hours of Operation

Admission

Contact Us

Directions

Parking

Pets

Visitor Information

Whether you are heading for the playground, the picnic tables, the gift shop, or the grand overlooks of the Mississippi, you can find everything you need to know for your visit to Freedom Park and the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center on this page.

 

Contact Us

Phone: 715-262-0104

200 Monroe St., Prescott, WI 54021, Google Map

grrvlc@gmail.com

 

Hours of Operation

The Great River Road Visitor and Learning Center building is open during the hours below. Freedom Park itself is open daily, and closed between 10 p.m and 5 a.m the following day.

 

 

 

 

Directions

200 Monroe St., Prescott, WI 54021, Google Map

Located on the bluffs above the confluence of the Mississippi and St. Croix rivers; about 45 minutes from Minneapolis, MN and 25 minutes from St. Paul, MN.

From the south: On WI Hwy 35 driving north — Just before entering downtown Prescott, look for the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center/Freedom Park sign; turn left onto Monroe Street.

From the north and west: From Prescott downtown where Hwy 10 intersects with WI Hwy 35 — drive 1 mile south on Hwy 35/Broad St./Jefferson St.; look for the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center/Freedom Park signs. Turn right onto Monroe Street. The Center is located one block from Hwy 35.

 

Admission

Freedom Park is free and open to the public, and the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center is free and open to the public during open hours. There is a fee associated with renting areas of the park and/or of the Center. Donations to the Friends of Freedom Park nonprofit are gratefully accepted for ongoing high-quality environmental education and operations at the Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center at Freedom Park.

 

Parking

There are two free public parking lots attached to Freedom Park. There is an RV/Camper parking spot located along Monroe St. For more parking information, please refer to our map.

 

Pets

Please keep your pets leashed/closely supervised at all times. Persons walking their pets are required to remove their pet’s waste. Garbage bins are provided across the park’s grounds.

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Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center

200 Monroe St., Prescott, WI 54021

Phone: 715-262-0104

Email: grrvlc@gmail.com

Spring Center Hours:
Feb. 1 – Memorial Day
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon–5 p.m. Monday: Closed

Summer Center Hours:
Memorial Day – Labor Day
Monday–Saturday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon–5 p.m.

Fall Center Hours:
Labor Day – Nov. 30
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon–5 p.m. Monday: Closed

Winter Center Hours:
Dec. 1 – Jan. 31
Monday–Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10 a.m–5 p.m. Sunday: Noon–5 p.m.

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Spring Center Hours
Feb. 1 – Memorial Day
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Sunday: Noon–5 p.m.
Monday: Closed

Summer Center Hours
Memorial Day – Labor Day
Monday–Saturday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon–5 p.m.

Fall Center Hours
Labor Day – Nov. 30
Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon–5 p.m.
Monday: Closed

Winter Center Hours
Dec. 1 – Jan. 31
Monday–Friday: Closed
Saturday: 10 a.m–5 p.m.
Sunday: Noon–5 p.m.

715.262.0104

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