Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center is at 600 Canal Park Dr., next to The Aerial Lift Bridge. Exhibits portray the history of Lake Superior shipping and the Army Corps of Engineers. Among the displays are replicas of ship cabins, an operating steam engine and scale models of ships. Slides and videos focus on Great Lakes shipping activity.
Hours: Daily 10-9, Memorial Day weekend through mid-Sept.; daily 10-4:30, mid-Mar. through day before Memorial Day weekend and Oct. 1 to mid-Dec.; Fri.-Sun. 10-4:30, rest of year. Closed winter holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.