Local Area Attractions
Waterfront Sculpture Walk
Offering more than beautiful lake views, Duluth's waterfront is an expression of art. A series of prized sculptures representing the social, cultural and historical values of Duluth and its Sister Cities in Vaxjo, Sweden; Thunder Bay, Ontario; Perozavodsk, Russia; and Ohara, Japan, create a casual stroll through an outdoor gallery of international art. Visit the Waterfront Sculpture Walk online for more information.
Lake Superior Railroad Museum
Climb up into the cab of one of the world's largest steam locomotives and take the throttle of the Yellowstone Class Mallet. Learn more about the history of railroading in Minnesota as you view the "William A Crooks", the state's first steam engine and explore the inside of the oldest known steam rotary snowplow still in existence today. The Lake Superior Railroad Museum has something for everyone!
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum
The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum is one of the world's largest private holding of important original documents and manuscripts. The Museum features a rotating exhibit designed to focus on 26 documents at any one time. The documents are educational and entertaining.
Here are some more Great Things to do while you are in the area:
- Walking Tours
- Carriage Rides
- Whitewater Rafting Tours
- Port Town Trolley Rides