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SPECIAL EVENTS

 

LAKE SUPERIOR MARITIME VISITOR CENTER SUMMER PROGRAMS

 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center in Canal Park Duluth, Minnesota is offering a series of summer films between 12:00 pm and 4:00 pm beginning June 30 through Labor Day.  A variety of Great Lakes topics are covered including shipping, natural history, shipwrecks, lighthouses, Soo Lock operations, and Duluth-Superior Harbor activities.  Films will change weekly with over twenty different films offered throughout the summer.

The Visitor Center will also be offering the popular 30 minute Pier History Tours Thursday through Monday 1:15 pm and 3:15 pm. This walking tour will highlight the fascinating history of Canal Park.

The Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center will be open daily from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm through October 4th.  There is never an admission charge to the Visitor Center or any of its programs.  For information regarding specific programs and times, please contact the Visitor Center at (218) 720-5260, Ext 1. 

 

SUPERIOR PUBLIC MUSEUMS 

McDougall’s Dream

Date: Saturday, September 27 2014

Time: 1 – 8pm

Admission: $40

Location: SS Meteor Whaleback Museum on Barker’s Island, 300 Marina Drive, Superior WI

Contact Name: Stacie Buchanan

Phone: (715) 394-5712

Fax: (715) 394-2043

Email: info@superiorpublicmuseums.org

Website: www.superiorpublicmuseums.org

Event Description:

Daytime talks featuring local maritime topics. Dinner and a silent auction in the evening. Proceeds help to restore and preserve the SS Meteor, the last remaining whaleback freighter, and the legacy of Captain Alexander McDougall. Music, entertainment, cash bar. Reservations recommended.

 FREE ADMISSION

 LAKE SUPERIOR 
 MARITIME VISITOR 
 CENTER
  

VISITOR CENTER HOURS

  Summer Hours
  Open Daily  
  
  10:00 am - 9:00 pm
  

  

GIFT SHOP HOURS

  Summer Hours
  Open Daily  

 10:00 am - 6:00 pm