Door County Maritime Museum - Gills Rock

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Information: 920-743-5958

Late May-mid October: Daily 10am-5pm.

This branch museum houses artifacts from shipwrecks in and around Door county and chronicles the fishing industry. View the 1917 craft "Berylune" and the wooden fishing tug "Hope. " The lifesaving exhibit area includes a lyle gun used to rescue mariners. A special area is devoted to marine engines including those built at Kahlenberg Brothers of Two Rivers, Wisconsin.

  • Features
    • Disabled Access
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Transportation Heritage
  • State Historic Sign Site
    • Yes

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1
Fish Creek Walking Tours 5/21/2017 - 10/31/2017 Fish Creek - 16.14 miles away
2
Door County Festival of Nature 5/25/2017 - 5/28/2017 Baileys Harbor - 16.39 miles away
3
Maifest 5/27/2017 - 5/28/2017 Jacksonport - 23.11 miles away
4
Sturgeon Bay Fine Art Fair 5/27/2017 - 5/28/2017 Sturgeon Bay - 35.72 miles away
5
Season of Blossoms 4/08/2017 - 6/04/2017 Sturgeon Bay - 36.28 miles away
6
Steel Bridge Songfest 6/08/2017 - 6/11/2017 Sturgeon Bay - 36.28 miles away
7
Door County Lighthouse Festival 6/09/2017 - 6/11/2017 Sturgeon Bay - 36.68 miles away
8
Red, White and Music Fest in Crivitz 5/27/2017 Crivitz - 48.6 miles away