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The People and the Place

From budget-friendly family activities to hidden waterfalls to recommendations from locals, check out our blog for trip ideas and to learn more about what makes Duluth so special. 

Hailey Eidenschink stands in front of The Depot

Faces of Duluth: The Depot’s Hailey Eidenschink

If the walls could talk in the St. Louis County Depot, they would have a lot to say – The Depot has seen plenty in its 130 years. While the walls can’t talk, it’s lucky for us there is Hailey Eidenschink, The Depot’s Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development & Cultural Coordinator. Hailey helps bring the past to life and leads the Haunted History Tours every October. We chatted with her to learn more about her background, her favorite Duluth spots, and if she considers herself “a believer” in ghosts.

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The Depot

Haunted Duluth: Spooky Spots

As the leaves change and the weather gets cooler, it becomes the perfect time to explore all things that go bump in the night. If you’re looking to celebrate the spookiest season or just test your bravery, we’ve rounded up a few of Duluth’s most allegedly haunted locations. Believer or not, read on – if you dare!

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Diona smiles in front of a window.

Faces of Duluth: Diona Johnson

If you’re in tune with the music scene in Duluth, you’ve likely heard of AfroGeode, or maybe the band AfroGeode and the Gemstones. Diona Johnson is the artist behind AfroGeode. Not only is she an independent musician, Johnson is also a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker at the College of Saint Scholastica, working as a Mental Health Therapist and Intercultural Specialist. We spoke with Johnson about her Duluth experience.

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A family and child in a wheelchair enjoy the Lake Superior Zoo

Duluth Is for All: Accessibility and Sensory-Friendly Information to Plan Your Visit

When planning a trip with or as a person living with a disability, limited mobility, or sensory sensitivities, we know there might be some extra considerations to ensure a safe and smooth experience. For your next trip to Duluth, take the guesswork out of your research and preparation. We’ve shared details to help make your visit as enjoyable as possible, because all are welcome in Duluth.

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