Visitor Center hours to change after Labor Day

Published Aug. 28, 2019

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, announces the fall hours for the Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center.

The Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center is located in the historic Canal Park, Duluth, Minnesota at the foot of the Aerial Lift Bridge. It offers world class viewing of shipping vessels entering and leaving the Duluth-Superior Harbor. The Corps of Engineers team at the visitor center is dedicated to preserving the maritime history of the area. Stop by for amazing views of vessels operating on the Great Lakes and get knowledge about the history behind it all.

The new fall hours will take affect after Labor Day for about a month and then change again for the winter.

Who:   U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center

What: Fall and winter hours for 2019

When:   - September 3 - 29, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., daily

               - September 30, 2019 – January 19, 2020, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., daily

               - After, January 19, 2020, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Friday - Sunday

Where: 600 Canal Park Drive at the Duluth Ship Canal, Duluth, Minnesota

Why: Seasonal changes

During your next visit check out the new Soo Locks Simulator exhibit, where you can use an actual lock operator control panel from the MacArthur Lock to mimic locking a boat through. 

For questions or for more information about the Visitor Center, please call 218-788-6430.



Lynn Rose
313-300-0662 (cell)

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