2022 Employment Opportunities at the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum

Posted on January 12th, 2022

Full-Time and Part-Time Seasonal Positions available

• RETAIL SALES CLERK • MUSEUM CUSTODIAN • HISTORICAL INTERPRETER

Location: Whitefish Point, MI (11 miles north of Paradise, MI) Season: April/May through October/November 2022

Shipwreck Museum Contact: Bruce Lynn, Executive Director: Blynn@shipwreckmuseum.com or 800-635-1742

The Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum, located at Historic Whitefish Point in Michigan’s scenic Eastern Upper Peninsula, is home to the oldest operating Lighthouse on Lake Superior.… Read More...

CG Crew’s Quarters B&B to Remain Closed

Posted on January 12th, 2022

In a recent GLSHS Board Meeting, the decision was made to close the popular Crew’s Quarters at Whitefish Point indefinitely, and use the structure for staff housing. The recommendation was made by management, and approved unanimously by the GLSHS Board of Directors.… Read More...

Shipwreck Museum Update – Opening on June 15, 2020

Posted on April 9th, 2020

The Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum is committed to doing our part as we address the ramifications of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in our community and beyond.  Our top priority is the health and safety of our visitors, guests, volunteers and staff members.… Read More...

Edmund Fitzgerald Memorial Ceremony

Posted on October 16th, 2017

EDMUND FITZGERALD MEMORIAL CEREMONY TO BE HELD AT SHIPWRECK MUSEUM, WHITEFISH POINT FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2017 at 7:00 pm

The public is cordially invited to attend the Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society’s annual Edmund Fitzgerald memorial ceremony that will be held at the Shipwreck Museum at Whitefish Point, 7:00 pm, Friday, November 10, 2017.… Read More...

Frank Mays Book Signing and Live Presentation

Posted on July 5th, 2017
Frank Mays, Survivor of the Carl D. Bradley July 15 & 16, 2017

If We Make It ’till Daylight

Frank Mays, survivor of the tragic 1958 sinking of the Carl D. Bradley will sign his book, If We Make It ’till Daylight at the Shipwreck Coast Museum Store, Whitefish Point.… Read More...

Summer Appeal 2016

Posted on July 12th, 2016
The Shipwreck Society is pleased to announce the 2016 Summer Appeal!

This is one of two appeals conducted each year by the Society, to ask our members and friends for contributions related to Capital Improvement work at the Shipwreck Museum site, Whitefish Point Light Station, Whitefish Point, Michigan.… Read More...

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