Maritime Museum of Sandusky
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125 Meigs St., Sandusky. From Route 2 or Ohio Turnpike, take Route 250 North. At intersection with Route 6, continue straight on Sycamore Line and veer left on Meigs Street.
Maritime Museum of Sandusky, (419) 624-0274 or www.sanduskymaritime.org
This museum includes artifacts and exhibits from early shipbuilding days and the evolution of ferryboats, which once serviced the islands and Cedar Point amusement park. It also has a large collection of memorabilia form the Lyman Boat Works.
Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, the museum is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Labor Day weekend through May, the museum is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $6 for adults and $5 for children under 12 and seniors. Family admission is $14.