Information may be out of date due to COVID-19. Please call the phone number listed below to confirm details.

SS Meteor Museum

View Website Favorite (1) Barker's Island - Superior, WI 54880
Information: 715-394-5712

Open mid-May to Labor Day Mon-Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 11am-4pm. *Last tour departs at 4pm. Day after Labor Day to mid-October Thurs, Fri and Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 11am-4pm. *Last tour departs at 4pm. Closed mid-October through mid-May

View Map

Tour the S.S. Meteor Maritime Museum from pilot house to cargo holds. Built in 1896 and launched from Superior, the S S Meteor is the last remaining whaleback freighter now permanently berthed on Barkers Island. The Museum also features exhibits on Twin Ports shipbuilding history and Great Lakes shipwrecks.

  • Runs Memorial Day through Labor Day
    • Yes
  • Features
    • On Water
  • History/Heritage Type
    • Early Industry
    • Wisconsin History
    • Transportation Heritage

Nearby Places

1
Lake Superior Dragon Boat Festival 8/21/2020 - 8/22/2020 Superior - 0.14 miles away
2
Fairlawn Ice Cream Social 7/22/2020 Superior - 0.31 miles away
3
Fairlawn Ice Cream Social 7/22/2020 Superior - 0.31 miles away
4
East End Family Fun Day 9/19/2020 Superior - 0.96 miles away
5
Great Northern Classic Rodeo 9/04/2020 - 9/06/2020 Superior - 3.22 miles away
6
Juhannus Midsummer Fest 6/13/2020 Iron River - 28.94 miles away
7
Bayfield County Fair 8/06/2020 - 8/09/2020 Iron River - 31.58 miles away
8
Iron River Area Chamber of Commerce Vendor Fair 7/25/2020 - 7/26/2020 Iron River - 32.36 miles away