Iowa Great Lakes Maritime Museum – Arnolds Park, Iowa
This museum in Arnolds Park, Iowa contains historic memorabilia of the “great lakes” area of Iowa which includes Spirit Lake, Big Spirit Lake, and E. Okoboji Lake.
It has on display restored wooden boats, historical photographs, and other artifacts. Multimedia presentations have been developed to illustrate the nautical and ecological history of this area of Iowa. Premier exhibits include the Old Okoboji store, a resurrected wooden boat and hundreds of riveting photos of past lakes area vacationers.
Admission – None (donations are accepted)
Directions – at the junction of Queens Court and Lake Street Arnolds Park, Iowa 51331
Hours – Available for group tours.