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
White Out
The lock crews perform winter maintenance during the colder months. Winter work can include installing ice suppression systems, replacing hydraulics and anchorages, repairing the sills and cracks, readjusting the gates and cleaning muck out from under the locks.

Download Image: Full Size (1.86 MB)
Photo by: Michelle Briggs |  VIRIN: 141106-A-CE999-003.JPG