Exhibits at the Soo Locks Visitor Center

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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
Line handling
Linehandlers appear to be pulling the Arthur M. Anderson into position as it enters the Poe Lock June 10, 2013. The Anderson, like all Great Lakes vessels enters and exits the lock under its own power with its own captain and wheelman at the controls in the pilot house. The Anderson was on its way to Gary, Indiana with 25,672 net tons of iron ore.

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Photo by: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers |  VIRIN: 130610-A-YU979-075.JPG