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The Lake County Historical Society Museum

520 South Ave, Ste 1, Two Harbors, MN 55616-1502
+1 218-834-4898
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Very interesting!

We bought the three museum pass here so we could go to the lighthouse and 3M Museum for just $10... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
Comprehensive history lesson

My favorite piece is the video that traces the history of the area from the Native Americans to... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Elk Mound, Wisconsin
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520 South Ave, Ste 1, Two Harbors, MN 55616-1502
+1 218-834-4898
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We bought the three museum pass here so we could go to the lighthouse and 3M Museum for just $10. It was a great first stop as it was a great overview of the history of the area before going to the lighthouse and 3M...More

Thank MNgirl3309
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My favorite piece is the video that traces the history of the area from the Native Americans to present day. The matching images were very helpful, and I enjoyed having the historical perspective as we visited the Two Harbors area for the weekend.

Thank LarkVll
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Well worth the price of the tickets. Mom and I started at the 1907 Duluth and Iron Range Depot museum. There's a short video and lots of cool exhibits. Historic locomotives are on free display outside. We also saw the 3M Museum that I described...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 4 April 2017

IT is cool to hear how light house where used to let ships know where they where as well as how far from land they where. how the light house keepers lived and all they had to to keep things going what a life

Thank jeromew323
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We were just walking downtown and decided to pop in. Loved this museum! Well worth the 5 admission. Learn about north shore mining, logging, and small town life.

Thank jods1000
Reviewed 22 August 2016

It was rainy and this was a great rainy day activity. You enter through the gift shop and pay a $5 entry charge. You start the tour on the bridge of the Laker Frotenac. The ship was damaged beyond repair in a November Story. The...More

1  Thank PREZTWO
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Apart from a very good museum, the local tourist train comes to the station around noon (very variable time wise). There's the old iron ore dock down the hill & old tug boat. Old train engines near museum & lighthouse about a mile away. We...More

Thank Dabblings
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Museum packed with pictures, information and artifacts of the birth and growth of the area. Exhibits all were well organized. Spent more time here than planned to since it was so interesting. Very reasonable admission for the knowledge they conveyed. Gift shop was small but...More

1  Thank Jake_MA_11
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Loved this place. It was very pretty. We walked around the trails and it was beautiful. The rocks down by the river entertained kids for hours. The gift shop had cute things also.

Thank bmonsoor
Reviewed 3 August 2015

My wife and I stopped here on the way through town and were surprised by the Train Depot. A great way to see some old Locomotives and associated support equipment. It was very nice and unexpected to see this great equipment. We also stopped to...More

4  Thank Thomas B
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