S.S. City of Milwaukee/ USCGC Acacia, Manistee

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History Museum · Hidden Gem · Ship
Step back into time on a 1930s railroad and passenger carferry museum

May through Mid September.

One hour guided walking tours on the top of the hour. Visit our Great Lakes Gift shop.

Retired USCG Acaia also available for self guided walking tours.

Haunted attraction GhostShip Friday and Saturday nights in October.
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  • Our men's book group decided to meet on this ship because the books being discussed were of a nautical nature. The volunteers who guided us through the ship were very knowledgeable about the boat...  more »
  • The stay on the SS City of Milwaukee was a lot of fun. We stayed in the 4 Boys room with a bunk for each of us. Beds were very comfortable. A safety rail on the bunks for kids would be...  more »
  • Great ship to tour. Fantastic history along with a well preserved ship. You can even stay over night during the summer. Next to it is the USCGC Acacia that looks like it came out of service yesterday. Both definitely with the visit
  • Loved this. Our tour was just the 2 of us and our Tour guide Josh along with the other staff members are friendly, knowledgeable, and fun!

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