In the mid-1800s, the banks of the river near Riverside Park welcomed steamboats carrying soldiers, supplies and German settlers. Today it is home to the Riverside History & Nature Learning Center and a “pirate ship” playground that the kids will love.
Riverside History & Nature Learning Center
Hours: Memorial Day to Labor Day:Tuesday & Thursday 12pm-3pm; Saturday 1pm-4pm; Sunday 12pm-4pm. Fall & Winter Hours: Saturday 1pm-4pm.