Know the Ropes: Museum News and Stories

In The News

Summer 2021 update from the Chair of the Museum, Chris West.

MUSEUM NEWS
Word from the Chair - Summer 2021
20 September 2021

marine arms race on the Great Lakes

A reminiscence of strong wind on a relaxing afternoon

STORY
Nicholas Henderson and His Old-Timey Paintings
17 September 2021

marine arms race on the Great Lakes

We shall take control of the waters, so we may control the war!

STORY
The Marine Arms Race on the Great Lakes
10 September 2021

Bruce Kirby in International 14 foot dinghy
STORIES
Bruce Kirby - A Canadian Sailing Legend on the International Stage
8 Sept 2021

Lightkeepers of the Lakes

Lighting our way through night...

STORY
Lightkeepers of the Lakes
4 August 2021

20th century ships on the Great Lakes

You get a ship! You get a ship! Everyone gets a ship!

STORY
20th Century Ships on the Great Lakes
26 July 2021

Theodore Too at the Museum

Toot! Toot! Welcome to the Great Lakes Theodore Too Tugboat!

MUSEUM NEWS
Toot! Toot! Make Way for Canada’s Favourite Tugboat
27 July 2021

Fun With Flags

The schooners and dreadnaughts from the days of yore, how did they communicate with each other?

STORY
Fun with Flags at the Museum
7 July 2021