Directions and Parking

Driving Directions

The Museum is located on Maritime Drive in downtown Manitowoc, Wisconsin. We are in a large white building, on the bank of the Manitowoc River -- look for the submarine! PLEASE NOTE: BECAUSE OF OUR FIRST ANNUAL SUBFEST, MARITIME DRIVE IN FRONT OF THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED TO THROUGH TRAFFIC FROM THURSDAY, JULY 9 AT NOON THROUGH MONDAY, JULY 13 AT NOON. YOU WILL BE ROUTED TO BUFFALO STREET WHERE YOU CAN THEN FIND STREET PARKING ON BUFFALO, SEVENTH, AND SIXTH STREETS.

For GPS systems our address is 75 Maritime Drive, Manitowoc.

From Milwaukee:

Follow I-43 North to Exit 149/Hwy 151. Turn right (east) and follow the Hwy 151 signs to 8th Street (approximately 5 miles). Turn left (north) and cross the 8th Street bridge. Turn right (east) onto Maritime Drive; the Museum will be on your right.

From Fond du Lac:

Follow Hwy 151 to 8th Street (approximately 5 miles). Turn left (north) and cross the 8th Street bridge. Turn right (east) onto Maritime Drive; the Museum will be on your right.

From Appleton:

Hwy 10 to I-43. Go south on I-43 to Exit 152, Hwy 10 east. Turn left off the exit ramp and continue east on Hwy 10 (also called Waldo Blvd. ) to Lake Michigan (approx. 3 miles). Turn right onto Maritime Drive and follow for 1 mile.

From Green Bay:

Follow I-43 South to Exit 152/Hwy 10 East. Turn left (east) and continue along Hwy 10, which becomes Waldo Blvd., to Lake Michigan (approximately 3 miles). Turn right on Maritime Drive. Follow Maritime Drive approximately one mile; the Museum will be on your left.