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
Promoting STEM education and careers
Civil engineer Joanne Gray from the Soo Area offices uses a lock model to demonstrate how valves and gravity are used at the Soo Locks to move water in and out of the lock chamber. Gray and several other engineers spoke with students during a science exploration day at Lake Superior State University.

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