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When: Sunday, March 18th
From 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Where: National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium
350 E. Third Street
Dubuque, Iowa  52001
United States
Contact: David Moore
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The Office for Alumni Relations is pleased to invite you to an exclusive event at the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium (NMRMA) for a "Behind the Scenes” tour and a presentation from the Natural and Applied Sciences Department at the University of Dubuque.

 Join us at the

National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium

In association with the Smithsonian institution

350 East 3rd Street (Port of Dubuque); Dubuque, IA 52001

Sunday, March 18th

1:00 P.M.—3:00 P.M.

Admission: Adults $10, Children $5 (ages 3-17), 2 and Under Free!

The tour will be led by UD alumnae Abby (Garner) Urban, C’03 and Mikaela Tully, C’09


Visit the lower level of the Aquarium where you can see and learn about all the animals, how they’re cared for, and other programs. Guests will also visit the pump and life support room that keeps the aquariums and animals up and running. Tour the National River Center, where guests will get an opportunity to view the Gulf of Mexico Aquarium from above and behind! At 30,000 gallons, the Gulf of Mexico Aquarium is the largest in Iowa and features rays, sharks, moray eels, and other schooling fish. Stay after the guided tour and view the rest of this amazing facility on your own!

Family and friends are welcome, but space is limited, so call or email today to RSVP! Register by emailing us at or register by phone by contacting the Office for Alumni Relations toll free, 1-800-483-2586. Please RSVP by Friday, March 15th.

 Go Spartans!

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