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“last tiem was in Oct 2012 you need to know info they always have a couple people on hand to give you many answers.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center

Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center
600 South Lake Avenue, Duluth, MN 55802
218-720-5260
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Ranked #10 of 86 Attractions in Duluth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Activities: Group tours/day tour, Viewing wildlife, Birdwatching
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Owner description: This maritime museum details the Great Lakes' history and the part they played in the shipping industry.
Rochester, Minnesota
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“last tiem was in Oct 2012 you need to know info they always have a couple people on hand to give you many answers.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

check out the notical photos in there and you will become an expert on knowledge and history in minutes . he ha

Visited July 2013
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Lincoln
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136 reviews 136 reviews
22 attraction reviews
Reviews in 26 cities Reviews in 26 cities
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
“Great place to learn about the Lake and shipping”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

You can take a little or a lot of time to see this attraction right by the Duluth entrance to the harbor.THere is information about shipping, the lake, the people involved, ship wrecks and more.

Visited October 2013
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Minneapolis
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7 reviews 7 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Closed due to Government Shutdown”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Shame on the government! Have been here before. It is free and so fun. Loaded with info, fun facts, adults and kids alike love it. One star is for the government!

Visited October 2013
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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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“Fun for the Whole Family”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

Learn about Lake Superiors Maritime history and even catch ships entering and leaving. The museum has lots of things to keep yourself and kids entertained.

Visited July 2013
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Iowa
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
“Great Museum and FREE!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

There are not many museums these days that are free, but this one is! We learned so much about many types of boats, about boats that sank, how important these vessels are to the economy, the weather in the Great Lakes, as well as wonderful information about the Great Lakes and Lake Superior. I thought I knew about shipping on the Great Lakes, but I know SO much more now! You will not regret the time spent visiting this museum!

Visited September 2013
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