The staff of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore is committed to preserving the unique archipelago for the enjoyment of this and future generations. We work closely alongside Federal, state, tribal, local and private partners to accomplish our mission, and maintain close, positive relationships with our gateway communities, area businesses, local citizens and many friends of the park.
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Did You Know?
Brownstone (sandstone) was shipped from quarries in the Apostle Islands at the end of the 19th century to midwestern cities like Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, Cleveland, Minneapolis, and St. Paul where it was used to build some of the cities' most distinctive landmarks.