National Museum of the Great Lakes, Toledo

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  • There is a museum of the five Great Lakes that I found to be moderately of interest. I liked the way they showed how deep each of the Great Lakes are. Lake Superior is the deepest and Lake Erie, as I ...  more »
  • We took our grandkids (7 and 9) and the museum had lots to interest them and us as well! They now have a tug boat to tour as well as the huuuuge cargo ship. All of it was fascinating and informative!  more »
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  • It was a great experience. I was their for about two hours. There is so much to look at. I loved that there is a lot of hands on things that can be done. This is a great place to take children. There is a lot of past objects to look at that can be related to present objects for students/children. Also in the spring you can tour the ship.
  • It was a great experience. I was their for about two hours. There is so much to look at. I loved that there is a lot of hands on things that can be done! This is a great place to take children! There is a lot of past objects to look at that can be related to present objects for students/children. Also in the spring you can tour the ship! We enjoyed viewing a ship that traveled the Great Lakes. You can download the app and listen to all the points of interest of the ship at your own pace. There is also a building with a movie and museum with your ticket.
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