Lake Erie Islands Historical Society Museum

Photo Credit: Lake Erie Shores and Islands

The museum is located in downtown Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island behind the Put-in Bay Brewing Company and town hall. See ferryboat directions listing for Discovery Site #20.

Lake Erie Islands Historical Society Museum, (419) 285-2804 or

Vistor Info:
Explore the heritage of the Lake Erie Islands, from the evolution of shipping and pleasure craft to stories of early island wineries and resort hotels. Artifacts include those related to winter ice fishing, winemaking, ice sailing, lighthouses, the Inter-Lake Yachting Association and more. Open daily May 15 through October 6th 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $4 for adults and children. Senior citizen admission is $3. Children 5 and under and veterans are free.