Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum | Edmund Fitzgerald | Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, the maritime museum in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan on Whitefish Point, dedicated to Great Lakes Martime history Learn about Lake Superior lighthouses, Great Lakes shipwrecks and much more. Close to the Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.
We did a day trip from the Soo to Whitefish Point to visit the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum. We chose to take the scenic route to the museum and much of the drive was through the Hiawatha National Forest with occasional spectacular views of the bay. Along the way we stopped at the Point Iroquois Light Station that, along with the Gros Cap Reefs Light on the Canadian side, guides ships through the Whitefish Bay to the St. Marys River and the Soo Locks. We climbed the tower and could see the…