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Member Benefits

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Your membership supports the display of artifacts, continued collections of acquisitions, and recording history of the maritime industry.

Standard Benefits:
* 10% off Gift Shop Purchases
* 1 complimentary tour pass S.S. Meteor Whaleback
* 20% off Fitger's standard rooms and suites
* South Pier Inn discounted rates
* Quarterly issues of Duluth Seaway Port Authority Magazine

9/20 UPDATE STATEMENT:  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Detroit District Park Rangers will still be stationed outside the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center in Duluth, MN to provide visitor assistance services. Park Rangers will be available 7 days a week generally between 9 am and 5 pm. Services include providing brochures and informational handouts, local tourism information, America the Beautiful National Park Passes, lighthouse stamps, and vessel schedule information. At this time, the Visitor Center will remain closed.    
Gift Shop: P
op up open onsite (weather permitting), check us out!

This link will bring you to the USACE Detroit District's YouTube page where you will find all of our recorded Virtual Visitor Center programs: 
Starting September 17, the live virtual programs will be every-other Thursday.

Where would you like to go for a 3 day SUMMER adventure?  
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Please continue to email in your location wish lists for 2021!  

Keep watch on this site, member emails and our Facebook page for possible online alternatives and presentations.
021-Scheduled foNovember 12 & 13. 
We can't wait to see you!


Local Attractions

Check Out Our Visitor Center!
Provides a vessel to journey through the heritage of our local waters.  Our exhibits are updated frequently offering visitors a unique experience each time they attend.  We encourage you and your family to attend such a wonderful experience!

Take a Look!

Check Out Our Gift Shop!
Your visit to the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center is not complete unless you’ve visited the Museum Gift Shop. Located on the lower level, the store features unique gifts, books and souvenirs.There is a wonderful selection of Lake Superior and maritime-inspired gifts and collectibles.  
Take a Look!

Gift Shop

Cruise of a Lifetime!


A round trip on the 1,000-foot Laker, Edwin H. Gott.  The lucky winner and up to 3 guests will sail the 2020 season. Average trip length is 6-7 days.  Keep your schedule very flexible. The winner and guests will sail when a ship is available. Boarding location to be determined, but likely Two Harbors, MN.
Winner need not be present to win.

CONGRATULATIONS To LouAnn W. Of Cedar Springs Michigan for winning the Cruise of a Liifetime 2019

A big thank you! to all that enter the raffle, your support is  critical and greatly appreciated.