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Museum Fish NetsThe North Shore Commercial Fishing Museum welcomes tour groups, the culturally curious traveler, families and children of all ages and even the virtual visitor from across the globe. If you're on Lake Superior's North Shore, you don't want to miss out on the experience of the unique maritime heritage engrained in the landscape and people who call this country home.

Museum Location

7136 West Highway 61
Junction of Sawbill Trail and Highway 61
Tofte, Minnesota

Map of Lake Superior with Tofte marked with a star

Museum Hours of Operation

Summer Hours (mid-May to October 19)

9AM to3PM Tuesday through Thursday

9AM to 5PM on Friday and Saturday

Closed Sunday and Monday

Winter Hours (October 20 to mid-May)

10AM-5 PM Fridays

10AM-5PM Saturdays

Museum Admission Rates

$3.00 Adult
$1.00 Children 6-16, under 6 free

Group Tour Rates Available


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PO Box 2312 • 7136 Highway 61 • Tofte, Minnesota 55615
phone: (218) 663-7050

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