Comfort Inn West
3900 W. Superior St.
Duluth, MN 55807
Phone: (218) 628-1464
Fax: (218) 624-7263
Arts & Museums
The Lake Superior Railroad Museum is a great place for a walk down time. Climb aboard the restored wagons which are centuries old, or stop by at the smaller children's museum which delights the little ones. Guided tours are available around the Lake Superior too.
Beautiful artworks and shimmering glass wares are stacked against the walls of this independent store/ gallery. Situated on the West First Street, Legacy Glassworks prides itself on displaying and selling the products that are made only within the country, so staying away from the inferior imports. Its collection is unique, comprising high-quality water pipes, cigars, flavored shishas, tobaccos and other similar products. The glass are molded using the hand blowing techniques by the local artisans. Apart from this, the store also supports local talents by allowing them to display their artworks on its walls as well as by hosting concerts. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
SS Meteor is one of the only surviving examples of the whaleback design. It holds a record for having the longest sailing tenure among other McDougall’s Whalebacks. This cargo ship is now a well-preserved museum and features on the National Register of Historic Places.
Named in the honor of Martin Pattison (miner), the Pattison State Park is a perfect outing spot for the entire family. This vast green expanse has something for everyone and disappoints none, and the Gitche Gumee Nature Center is a part of this park. This center chronicles and displays exhibits pertaining to the park. A visit to the Gitche Gumee Nature Center will give you an insight into the history of the Pattison State Park, its wildlife and other details of this park. For more information, call ahead.