Two Girls Horse and Sleigh Women on Lighthouse Point Logging Canoe at Point July 4 Parade '17 Coast Guard Boat Native Americans
Summer Museum Hours 
End. Sept 27: 
Tues-Sat 11-4
Bringing Cook County History to Life Since 1924

Make your reservations for the
Cook County Historical Society's 90th Annual Meeting and Dinner!
Special guest speaker Howard Hedstrom will talk about 100 years of Hedstrom Lumber.

When: Wednesday, October 15th - Social Hour at 5:30, speaker at 6:00 and dinner at 6:30
Where: The Landing at Devil Track Resort

Dinner Choices: 12 oz. Angus Prime Rib - $30, Creamy Sherry Chicken - $22, or Vegetarian Lasagna - $18
All dinners will include sautéed green beans salad and dessert.

PLEASE MAKE YOUR RESERVATION BEFORE OCTOBER 10th.
Call:    218-387-2883
Email:    history@boreal.org
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Our Fall/Winter Hours Begin October 3rd - May 2015. The hours are: Friday 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. & Saturday 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Office hours throught the week - call for appointment

                                                                                                                                                                                                           

 

The maritime heritage of Cook County will be featured in a new exhibit at the Museum.

 NOW Open!!! – By Way of Water.



Before highway 61 reached the tip of the Arrowhead, transportation depended on Lake Superior. Water shaped our communities. Steamships, docks and lighthouses are just part of that story! 
 


 
Come and share your stories at the Blacksmith shop every Saturday during the summer 10am - 2pm.

Grant funding provided by the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board, Minnesota Historical Society's Legacy Grant Program ,thanks to the state's Clean Water, Land, and Legacy Amendment, Lloyd K. Johnson Foundation and Grand Marais Area Tourism Association. Thank you to all our donors.

CLICK LINK TO VIEW REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR BALLY BLACKSMIH SHOP RESTORATION:  http://www.cookcountyhistory.org/images/ckeditor/files/RFP%20%20ad%20%20layout.pdf
More pictures of the Blacksmith Shop​​ progress.