Douglas County Historical Society
1219 Nokomis St
Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone: 320-762-0382

Legacy of the Lakes Museum, formerly Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum

Maritime Museum

Minnesota has a rich and colorful maritime and resorting tradition reaching back nearly a century and a half, and the Legacy of the Lakes Museum (formerly called the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum) preserves those lake traditions and legacies for future generations to enjoy.

The museum exhibits include beautiful classic wood and fiberglass boats, Minnesota wood boat builder history, resorting, fishing club and grand hotel exhibits, antique fishing equipment and other memorabilia. The Legacy of the Lakes Museum also offers a variety of education classes for all ages. Call the museum for dates and times or visit the website.

Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum
Hours – Open mid-May through October

  • Mon. – Fri. 10:00am – 5:00 pm
  • Saturday 10:00am – 4:00pm
  • Sunday Noon – 4:00pm
  • Closed Holidays

Legacy of the Lakes Museum
P.O. Box 1216
205 3rd Ave. W
Alexandria, MN 56308

Phone: 320-759-1114
Fax: 320-759-1101