Door County has been a beloved getaway destination for many years and counting. Not only does it offer many opportunities and activities for anyone to enjoy, but the history is just as special. A lot of activities in Door County revolve around water, which is why the Door County Maritime Museum is so special. It holds the historic John Purves ship and is home to interactive exhibits to help you learn all about Door County.
Not only does the museum offer tours of the John Purves, but its newly designed lighthouse offers 9 floors of history ranging from Door County’s geological makeup to shipwrecks along the shore. With the amount of history, bodies of water and activities that Door County has to offer, you’ll want to make the Maritime Museum your first stop to learn all about what the town has to offer!