Door County Maritime Museum Announces New Schedule for Tug “John Purves” Tours

The Door County Maritime Museum has announced an altered off-season schedule for tours on board the Tug “John Purves” from that announced earlier. Originally announced as being open three days a week through December, the tug will maintain hours for four days.

During the months of November and December, the tug will be open on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Tours begin at 11 am and continue every 40 minutes through the final tour at 3 pm. An experienced docent crew that consists of many of the volunteers who participated in the tug’s five-year restoration effort conduct the tours. The tug will close for tours in January and February before re-opening in March.

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