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Marquette Maritime Museum's Lenses and Lunch

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Presented by Marquette Maritime Museum at Marquette Maritime Museum, Marquette MI

Aug 19 2017
Marquette Maritime Museum's Lenses and Lunch

Join the Maritime Museum for a presentation by lampist Kurt Fosberg on Fresnel lenses.

Kurt Fosburg (often referred to as Capt. Kurt) has spent the past several years combining his skills as a jeweler and machinist into becoming a professional Lampist. With James Woodward (the Lighthouse Consultant) as his mentor, Kurt has blended his degree in Industrial Technology and Metallurgy with his love of tinkering with mechanical contraptions into an art form. An avid amateur historian, he also brought his love of the Great Lakes into the lighthouse field. He is vice president of  the Marquette Maritime Museum board of directors. He is a published author of shipwreck tales,  a

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Tickets (lunch included) are available at the Marquette Maritime Museum

$5 for Museum members

$10 for non-members

Contact: 906-226-2006


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Marquette Maritime Museum

Location: 300 Lakeshore Blvd, Mailing: PO Box 1096, Marquette, MI 49855

Google Map of Location: 300 Lakeshore Blvd, Marquette, MI 49855


A few parking spaces located next to the city Waterworks building and Museum on Lakeshore. Parking lot is located behind Museum on lakeside.

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