American Integrity entering Duluth

Makinaw Entering Duluth Port

Edwin H. Gott

Photo by Diane Hilden

Photo by Diane Hilden


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PO Box 177, Duluth, MN 55801

2016 Membership Application-WEB.pdf


The LSMMA is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of Lake Superior regional history and to the support of the Army Corps of Engineers Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center which is located in historic Canal Park in Duluth, Minnesota.

Your membership supports the display of artifacts found at the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center, the continued collection of other acquisitions and recording the oral and written history of the maritime industry. Past and continued support helped create and continues to support the Lake Superior Maritime Collection archives located at the University of Wisconsin-Superior Jim Dan Hill Library



LSMMA members are invited to attend special events including our entertainment programs, field trips, the Gales of November benefit as well as the annual dinner meeting. In addition, members are automatically entered into our Spring Break Up drawing for an all expense paid trip aboard the Edwin H. Gott.



Please visit our website at for updates and details on events and programs. Also check out our Facebook page, which is updated weekly with member photos, current events and other noteworthy maritime happenings at and look up Lake Superior Marine Museum Association. Be sure to like our page to get our regular updates.



Finally, we encourage our members to take advantage of our recently updated web camera. Any time of day or night you can get a live view of ships entering our pier from the great lake complete with sound. We are currently fundraising to raise money to add another web camera facing the harbor to capture ships leaving our port.


  • Automatically entered into the Spring Break Up Drawing for a chance to win a cruise aboard a great lakes boat.
  • Quarterly issues of the LSMMA newsletter - NorEaster
  • Quarterly issues of the Duluth Seaway Port Authority magazine – North Star Port and the annual poster calendar.
  • Invitations to  the annual Gales of November benefit, field trips, guest speakers and other special programs.
  • 10% off purchases at the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center Gift Shop
  • 10% off purchases at the Great Lakes Aquarium Gift Shop
  • Benefits being added all the time, check our web site for details.
  • 5% Discount at South Pier Inn.


Memberships of $100 or more annually.

PATRON - 2015 Know Your Ships book

DONOR -1-year subscription to Lake Superior Magazine

SPONSOR - 2-year subscription to Lake Superior Magazine

CORPORATE - 2014 Know Your Ships book and a 2-year subscription to Lake Superior Magazine

LIFE - Name recognized on plaque in Visitor Center and a black LSMMA Life Member jacket 


If you have any questions about your membership, Nor’Easter issues, or would like to volunteer to work on any LSMMA special projects, please call 218-727-2497 or contact us at


Thank you for your support of the Lake Superior Marine Museum Association.

Click below to download the latest membership application:

2016 Membership Application-WEB.pdf



 Lake Superior
 Maritime Visitor



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