506 W Michigan St, Duluth Minnesota 55802
This is a renovated 1892 railroad depot with four museums containing living-history and art exhibits representing 200 years of various cultures. The Lake Superior Museum of Transportation houses a large collection of railroad cars and locomotives dating 1860-1960. Depot Square, a re-creation of Duluth as it appeared 1910-20, contains 22 old-time stores and a street car, which operates in summer. Historical displays and a children's museum are included. Eastman Johnson American Indian portraits are featured as well as Ojibwa beadwork, quillwork, basketry and related artifacts; two additional art galleries showcase work by regional and national artists. Open daily 10am-5pm.
Other History nearby:
(Cloquet) Carlton County History & Heritage Center
(Two Harbors) Edna G Tugboat
(Duluth) Tom's Logging Camp & Trading Post
(Duluth) William A Irvin Ore Boat
05/07 Coming to The Duluth area
Rhubarb Days Osceola WI June7-8 Enjoy rhubarb at Mill Pond Park in Osceola.
CHUM Rhubarb Festival Duluth MN June29 Enjoy a delicious array of rhubarb delicacies, including hundreds of pies, muffins, and crisps as well as rhubarb brats and burritos that will have your taste buds wanting more.
All Pints North Duluth MN July13 Join us by the lake to meet the brewers and enjoy unlimited amazing Minnesota+ craft beer samples, hip food vendors, beer-centered activities and educational components, live music and entertainment, and much more!
Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival Cable WI September13-15 Chequamegon Fat Tire Festival has been conducting fat tire racing and fat tire fun since 1983. Chequamegon 40, Short and Fat tours, Rough Stuff Rendezvous, Cable Criterium, and Sunday Funday.
Apple Festival Bayfield WI October4-6 Apple Festival has been hailed as the “Best Festival in Wisconsin” by Wisconsin Trails Magazine and one of the “Top Ten Autumn Festivals in North America” by the Society of American Travel Writers.