Welcome to the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum & Gardens
The Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum celebrates our lake traditions and legacies, and is committed to their preservation for future generations. A visit to the MLMM is enjoyable for everyone in your family. Visitors will discover classic boats, grand hotel and resort history, fishing memorabilia and much more. The Maritime Gardens unfolds as the project continues the development of Phase Two. Several events are scheduled in the Gardens this summer. The Museum and Gardens provide an excellent venue for your next company event or wedding. For more information on renting the museum facilities for your event, or how to contribute to this project, contact the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum & Gardens 320-759-1114.
Don’t miss this Music in the Gardens event with Crankshaft & The Gear Grinders. Rock solid original lyrics, a dedicated fan base, and his 21st century twist on the American roots is pushing him to the top of the crowded Minneapolis music scene in a hurry. It’s becoming clear to many that Crankshaft is “one of the best and most interesting roots, rock and blues acts playing around town these days.” – Cities 97.
Executive Director Bruce Olson and Metal Sculptor Larry Meyers explain the creative process behind the main entrance gate to the new Maritime Gardens at the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum in Alexandria, Minnesota. Thanks in part to a Legacy Grant from Lake Region Arts Council, the Maritime Museum was able to commission Mr. Meyers for this unique and artistic focal point in the landscaping.
Kool Whip will perform a FREE concert on the beautiful Pohlig Family Outdoor Stage at the Minnesota Lakes Maritime Museum and Gardens. Kool Whip is an 80’s high energy rock and roll band. The gates will open at 6:30 PM with the music playing from 7:00-10:00 PM.
Don’t miss one to the hottest blues groups in the Midwest. THE MUSIC IS FREE and it starts at 7:30 pm. Bring your own chair. Wine/beer and food available for purchase. Must be 21 years of age or older to attend.