National Museum of The Great Lakes

Admission to the National Museum of The Great Lakes & Great Lakes Historical Society starts at $11/adult and $8/child ages 6-17.

  • Open year-round Tue – Sat from 10 am – 5 pm and Sun from 12 pm to 5pm (Closed Mon & Tue from Jan – Mar and major holidays)
  • Location: (Map It) 1701 Front St. in Toledo, Ohio
  • Phone: 419-214-5000
  • Web: http://www.inlandseas.org/

The National Museum of The Great Lakes & Great Lakes Historical Society:  Come and learn about the history of the Great Lakes through interactive exhibits, hands-on experiences, maritime art gallery, shipwreck artifacts, and over thirty ship models on display.  Children from ages 3 to 103 are invited to steer a 464’ freighter down the Cuyahoga River, operate a steam engine, or stand on the bridge of the Canopus.  Come join in a journey you will never forget.

For an extra fee of approx. $5/person, you may tour the SS Col James Schoonmaker from May – October.