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Nice place!!!

Bring your kids. It is nice to walk around. Great for a date night too. Lots to look at. I love the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kelliannc2016
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Washburn, Wisconsin
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College visit

The canal park boardwalk was a little beat up after a rough winter. I must say though, it looked... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sue A
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Watch seagulls soaring while you stroll around this popular spot, part of the revived Duluth waterfront. Nearby are a sculpture garden, jazz clubs, coffee shops, motels and restaurants. If you like ships, stand on the pier and watch huge boats and ships, some from around the world, come and go daily.
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“lift bridge” (195 reviews)
“maritime museum” (80 reviews)
“fun area” (14 reviews)
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Duluth, MN
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"lift bridge"
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"within walking distance"
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"lots of shops"
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"unique shops"
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"bike rentals"
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"watch ships"
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"dewitt seitz"
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"walk around"
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"fun place to visit"
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"huge ships"
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"nice walk"
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"light house"
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"all ages"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bring your kids. It is nice to walk around. Great for a date night too. Lots to look at. I love the water fountains and horse carriage rides. The big ships come in and the lake walk is very peaceful.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The canal park boardwalk was a little beat up after a rough winter. I must say though, it looked far better than I thought it would.

Thank Sue A
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Parking should be free. They do not need my quarters and dimes. Need more friendly space. The restaurants have free parking. Go there.

Thank Douglas R
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful boardwalk to walk, adjacent hotels, shops, lift bridge and Lake Superior. Very relaxing with views

Thank Joe R
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a lovely walk along the water to the light house. It is a simple part with a lot of things to see. My children enjoyed climbing on the anchors and watching the lift bridge rise.

Thank Lindsey P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very fun area to walk around and explore different shops, restaurants and museums. Very accessible for parking and walking around.

Thank Christina O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty chilly the morning we walked around. There was a bus tour group out at the lighthouse so we left them alone. I could see where this would be more fun after the weather warms up (if you don't mind a bunch of people). Great...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Hampton Inn at Canal Park. Loved the location and walk, plus proximity to so many restaurants and shops. Easy walk on the boardwalk to the Aerial Lift Bridge, nice view of the lighthouse along the way. There is a small parking...More

Thank cb-StLouis
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to walk the Canal to see the bridge and boats. The lift bridge is the jewel of the park. We were able to see it all!! You can grab yourself a bit to eat and get some beverages with all your buds! Go...More

Thank Robert G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super fun area full of shops, restaurants, brewery’s, beautiful views, the lift bridge, and scenic walk. Bluff views also! We were able to walk everywhere! So convenient!

Thank Melinda S
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gkshad0w
October 13, 2017|
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Response from Janet O | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can, we took a horse drawn carriage ride.
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Connie D
April 3, 2017|
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Response from Hemlockheights | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe that Tall Ships Duluth is an event held every year, it seems that it is every 2-3 years on the Great Lakes. Duluth was 2013, and 2016.
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hi g
December 15, 2016|
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Response from deblight54 | Reviewed this property |
As GoldenMom said, the Neptune statue is no longer there, but there are many statues on canal park. Most are located right along Canal Park Drive. One is the Fountain of the Wind, on the corner of Canal Park Drive and... More
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