Loading…
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Home » Galleries
Published: 10/30/2013


National Museum of the Great Lakes tour

Chris Gilcrist led a tour through the National Museum of the Great Lakes near downtown Toledo, which is currently under renovation, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013. Though the museum is about 85 percent finished, members of the public were able to tour the facility. CLICK ANY IMAGE TO VIEW FULL PHOTO, START SLIDE SHOW.

John Eikost, of Perrysburg, center, took a look at the 160 year-old ship on display inside the partially renovated National Museum of the Great Lakes. Enlarge | Buy This Photo John Eikost, of Perrysburg, center, took a look at the 160 year-old ship on display inside the partially renovated ...
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Chris Gillcrist executive director of the Great Lakes Historical Society, directs the group of more than 50 people who had come to tour the partially renovated museum. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Chris Gillcrist executive director of the Great Lakes Historical Society, directs the group of more than 50 people who had ...
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Chris Gillcrist executive director of the Great Lakes Historical Society, describes the exhibits to come, including the 160 year-old boat on display behind him. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Chris Gillcrist executive director of the Great Lakes Historical Society, describes the exhibits to come, including the 160 year-old ...
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Chris Gillcrist executive director of the Great Lakes Historical Society, describes the exhibits to come, including the 160 year-old boat on display behind him. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Chris Gillcrist executive director of the Great Lakes Historical Society, describes the exhibits to come, including the 160 year-old ...
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
The National Museum of the Great Lakes, near downtown Toledo, is almost finished with its renovations. Enlarge | Buy This Photo The National Museum of the Great Lakes, near downtown Toledo, is almost finished with its renovations.
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Lead builder John Daugs, left, works on an exhibit instillation near a 160 year-old boat inside the partially renovated museum. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Lead builder John Daugs, left, works on an exhibit instillation near a 160 year-old boat inside the partially renovated ...
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Michelle Devine, left, and Rob Krain, right, chat inside the museum. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Michelle Devine, left, and Rob Krain, right, chat inside the museum.
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
A look inside the partially renovated National Museum of the Great Lakes near downtown Toledo. Enlarge | Buy This Photo A look inside the partially renovated National Museum of the Great Lakes near downtown Toledo.
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Gary Murphy, left, and Jim Appold, of Rossford, center, take a look at the virtual tour of the submerged Edmond Fitzgerald as part of a tour inside the partially renovated National Museum of the Great Lakes. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Gary Murphy, left, and Jim Appold, of Rossford, center, take a look at the virtual tour of the submerged Edmond ...
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Some of the exhibit markers are already posted. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Some of the exhibit markers are already posted.
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
The Jet Express II waits to sail up the Maumee River. The ship carried members of the public who had turned out to tour the museum. Enlarge | Buy This Photo The Jet Express II waits to sail up the Maumee River. The ship carried members of the public who had ...
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
Members of the public, who had turned out to tour the partially renovated National Museum of the Great Lakes near downtown Toledo, board the Jet Express II on the Maumee River. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Members of the public, who had turned out to tour the partially renovated National Museum of the Great Lakes near ...
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
The Jet Express II sails up the Maumee River. Enlarge | Buy This Photo The Jet Express II sails up the Maumee River.
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
The Jet Express II sails up the Maumee River. Enlarge | Buy This Photo The Jet Express II sails up the Maumee River.
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
The Jet Express II sails toward downtown Toledo on the Maumee River. Enlarge | Buy This Photo The Jet Express II sails toward downtown Toledo on the Maumee River.
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH
The Jet Express II sails up the Maumee River. Enlarge | Buy This Photo The Jet Express II sails up the Maumee River.
THE BLADE/KATIE RAUSCH


Poll