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
Soo Locks winter maintenance
Winter maintenance crews at the Soo Locks in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan work on chipping ice from the Poe Lock miter gate and using steam lines to melt the ice. This is needed so the gates can fully close.

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