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SPECIAL TOUR OPTIONS for ATTENDEES

Thursday, November 6 

 

 

Friday, November 7 

Note:  Gales of November attendees are responsible for admission fees, ground transportation and parking.

AFTERNOON OPTIONS

 2:00 -4:00 pm                            

Please make reservations with each venue in advance. Tours leave on the hour

 

Great Lakes Aquarium

Special behind the scenes tour of the Great Lakes Aquarium

Featuring the new exhibit – “Shipwrecks Alive!”

Cost –$11 per person (group rate)

Web site - http://glaquarium.org/ 

Phone - (218) 740-3474                                    

Address - 353 Harbor Drive in Duluth

Email - info@glaquarium.org

 

Superior Public Museum

Guided tour of Superior Public Museums’ historic Fairlawn Mansion

Cost - $5 admission

Web site - http://superiorpublicmuseums.org/ 

Phone - - 1-715-394-5712                                                          

Address - 906 East 2nd Street, Superior, WI

Email - info@superiorpublicmuseums.org

 

UW-Superior Jim Dan Hill Libary

Special viewing of the Lake Superior Maritime Collections

If you would like to research a topic, please email ahead of time to make arrangements.

Cost - Free

Web site - http://www.uwsuper.edu/specialcollections/

Phone - 715-394-8359                                       

Address - University of Wisconsin-Superior - Belknap and Catlin in Superior, WI (Room 219)

Email - saue@uwsuper.edu

 

EVENING EVENT

6:00 -8:00 pm                          

 EVENING SPECIAL EVENT

Opening Gala Reception

Sponsored by Lake Superior Magazine

Enjoy and evening of food and fun with your fellow maritime enthusiasts.

Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center – in Canal Park

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, November 8 – Tour Options:

11:00am – 3:00pm

Tour the R/V Blue Heron (weather permitting, docked behind the DECC)
The Blue Heron is the largest university-owned research vessel on the Great Lakes and is operated by University of Minnesota-Duluth's Large Lakes Observatory.  The vessel conducts research and educational cruises that enable biologists, chemists, geologists and physicists to better understand the Great Lakes.  The Blue Heron will be docked behind the DECC from 11am to 3pm for tours.  Come aboard, meet the crew and learn more about the unique research vessel.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo taken by Brett Groehler

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VISITOR CENTER HOURS

  Winter Hours
  Open Daily  
  
  10:00 am - 4:30 pm
  

  

 GIFT SHOP HOURS

 Winter Hours
 Open Friday - Sunday  

 10:00 am - 4:00 pm