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Great Lakes Marine Engine & Boat Expo

July 28, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Great Lakes Marine Engine & Boat Expo

If it floats or goes putt-putt bring it to the Dossin Great Lakes Museum on Belle Isle!

10AM – 3PM

INBOARDS – OUTBOARDS – MODELS – STEAM ENGINES – FLEA MARKET

Walk in the footsteps of the Captain on the bridge of a Great Lakes Freighter, The William Clay Ford, visit the flying cigar (Miss Pepsi) and the first Unlimited Hydroplane to exceed 100 MPH.  See and touch the anchor from the Edmund Fitzgerald and view the many ship models. Inspect a cannon recently retrieved from the Detroit River from The War of 1812. Be the coxswain on a Coast Guard utility vessel.  Peer through the periscope of a WWII submarine.  Step back in history to visit the luxury of the City of Detroit, a cruise ship from the 1800’s.

Museum admission is free.

For additional information contact Charlie Schmidt, cschmidth@aol.com.

PRESENTED BY THE GREAT LAKES CHAPTER  OF THE ANTIQUE OUTBOARD MOTOR CLUB.

Details

Date:
July 28, 2018
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Dossin Great Lakes Museum
100 The Strand
Detroit, MI 48207 United States
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Website:
https://detroithistorical.org/dossin-great-lakes-museum/plan-your-visit/general-information