Great Lakes Lore Maritime Museum

Great Lakes Lore Maritime Museum

The Great Lakes Lore Maritime Museum in Rogers City offers an opportunity to learn about Great Lakes maritime commerce and the stories of men and women whose vocation is connected to this industry. Uniforms and personal possessions of ship captains and sailors, maritime tools, cabin furniture, foul weather gear, lockers, lifeboats and other items offer a glimpse into the daily lives of Great Lakes mariners. Visitors can see a number of ship miniatures, photographs and drawings of Great Lakes vessels, lighthouses, docks and shipping offices. The museum is also a "Great Lakes Maritime Hall of Fame" with annual inductees joining the individuals whose lives and accomplishments on the Great Lakes are permanently stored and chronicled. The museum is open daily 11:00am to 4:00pm May 1 until mid-December and Mondays only throughout the winter. Tours for groups are offered with advance reservations.

Great Lakes Lore Maritime Museum Web Site

Contact Information


367 N. 3rd St.

Rogers City, MI 49779

Driving Directions

Phone: (989) 734-0706


Location of Great Lakes Lore Maritime Museum

Map of Michigan