Exhibits at the Soo Locks Visitor Center

Click the links below to download printable versions of exhibits at the Soo Locks Visitor Center.  Some files may take a few minutes to download.

Permanent Exhibit

Unlocking the Industrial Midwest: A Pictorial History of Locks at the Soo

2022 Temporary/New Exhibits

2021 New Exhibits

2020 Winter Work

2018 Temporary/New Exhibits

2017 Temporary/New Exhibits

2016 Temporary/New Exhibits

Recent images related to the Soo Locks and the Great Lakes
Cleaning the locks
A diver uses a ladder to climb into the 37-degree water to reach the MacArthur Lock floor where he will inspect the areas around the gates and valves and assist with debris removal. This is done annually as a part of the Soo Locks winter maintenance.

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