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Manistee Spirits of the Lakes

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September 13, 2014
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


SS City of Milwaukee-National Historic Landmark
Arthur St.
Manistee, MI United States



The evening begins with a guided exploration of the these veteran lake ships, the SS City of Milwaukee and the USCGC Acacia. Your guides present the history of these historic vessels, as well as some of the most notable unexplained events that have been reported over the course of their decades of service. At the conclusion of the guided portion of the tour, you are invited to stay and explore the ships’ vast interiors at your own pace.

Step back in time and see what lake travel was like in ages past as you attempt to determine the truth of the stories that have passed through the years. The ships that journey across the Great Lakes possess unyielding strength, and have many memories waiting to be experienced – are you willing to face them?

All guests MUST be 18 years of age or older. All guests must agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the tour.

$60 Tickets for events at the City Of Milwaukee and Acacia are available online only. Payment is handled through PayPal, refunds are only issued in the event of a tour cancellation.

Manistee, the Port City, is about 65 miles southwest of Traverse City on US-31.