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HURON Lightship Museum

800 Prospect Pl, Port Huron, MI 48060
+1 810-984-9768
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Very Interesting

Very informative tour, very well worth if. You get a fantastic history lesson of what life was like... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Jeff B
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Albert Lea, Minnesota
Cool ship and History

The Lightship Museum of History neat spot off the water . you go thought old ship . and learn... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
johntavernier
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Roseville, Michigan
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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800 Prospect Pl, Port Huron, MI 48060
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Very informative tour, very well worth if. You get a fantastic history lesson of what life was like for those that kept the waterways safe.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 5 August 2017

The Lightship Museum of History neat spot off the water . you go thought old ship . and learn about history..More

Thank johntavernier
Susan B, General Manager at HURON Lightship Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Dear johntavernier, Thanks for visiting the HURON lightship. It is indeed a marvel as the last operating lightship on the Great Lakes and a part of Port Huron since the early 1900's. Is there anything we could have done to improve your experience and get...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017

This was a really neat museum, since it's the actual ship that was used in the Great Lakes. We went with our 4 year old, and he loved exploring the ship. You take a guided tour and learn all about the history of the lightships,...More

Thank tjstyphon
Susan B, General Manager at HURON Lightship Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear tjstyphon, Thanks for visiting the HURON Lightship. Captain Jerry and his crew give the best tours around and let the many historical artifacts tell the stories of the Great Lakes. You are right about mobility on the ship. It can be challenging, but appreciated...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Lightship Museum is interesting. It would be much better if they could add air conditioning. The heat made it difficult to stay long or check out everything. Heat aside, what I did quickly see was pretty cool.

Thank Kathy2005
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The boat is moored next to Pine Grove Park. This is definitely part of the rich history of the Great Lakes. It's not exactly beautiful but it served its purpose. Although there is a handy cap ramp leading from the higher level park to the...More

Thank tiggerthehun
Reviewed 10 January 2017

this is a great place to see, the park is also next to the ship for a family fun day with not a lot of money. bring some food and have a picnic, check local events for things that are going on in or around...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 8 December 2016

On a whim did the tour of the Huron Lightship after checking out the lighthouse and park near by on a beautiful September day. I am a history buff and enjoyed the tour as did my friend. I would recommend if you are someone who...More

Thank julie e
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We took a tour of this ship. It is amazing that we had people out in this ship serving as a guiding light for freighters in the past. It is very amazing the relics that are offered to view by attendees.

Thank Rose C
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I arrived at Port Huron early on a Sunday morning. The Lightship was my second sightseeing stop, and I arrived just after the facility opened to the public at 11A.M. Late in October, traffic for the ship had slowed considerably from the summer months and...More

Thank ElleKitty13
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Looking from outside you cannot imagine how much detail and amazing histories are inside the Huron lightship! It was really a great experience and we felt part of it!! I totally recommend, take your time and enjoy !

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