S.S. City of Milwaukee - National Historic Landmark, Manistee

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S.S. City of Milwaukee - National Historic Landmark is located in Manistee. Using our custom trip planner, Manistee attractions like S.S. City of Milwaukee - National Historic Landmark can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The tour of the S.S. City of Milwaukee was very interesting. It is a great, inexpensive historical adventure. The young man presenting was very through, knowledgeable, and friendly. Greatly preserved ...  read more »
  • I Love the ss city of milwaukee it is in great condition and the hotel is also a place you can sleep in. 
  • The tour takes just under an hour and begins at the top of each hour the business is open. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the ship, the duties of the people who worked on the ship and the deta...  read more »
  • It's a step back in time. Nothing virtual or digital about this experience. This is real. You must appreciate the age of this vessel and what it takes to run it. Pictures and videos can only do so much, actually spending a night on the ship, touring it and hearing the details really bring it alive. The grandchildren would go wild on the City of Milwaukee It's historic, unique one of a kind. I'll be back.
  • To appreciate the Size of this Rail Car ferry you need to step back. Built in 1931, the ferry operated for half a century hauling loaded rail cars across Lake Michigan. In fact, she could haul an entire train across the lake while passengers enjoyed the craftsman style accommodations above.
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