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
Lowering the Log
Workers guide a 29-ton stop log into its slot in the lock wall. Six of these logs will form a temporary dam at the upper end of the MacArthur Lock.

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Photo by: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers |  VIRIN: 121218-A-YU979-739.JPG