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Discover Duluth.

The perfect retirement destination for culture and recreation.

Wild natural beauty. Urban culture. Lakeshore offers one of America’s premier lakefront locations, only minutes from downtown Duluth. Connect with the life of the mind or reel in your catch from a charter fishing boat. Take a carriage ride or walk down the brick-paved streets of old downtown. Enjoy museums, galleries, theaters, harbor cruises, a freshwater aquarium and the Lyric Opera of the North. Everything you love about living on Lake Superior is here in abundance.

Click here to take a virtual tour of our beautiful community.

Here’s a sampling of area attractions:

 Attraction   Distance From Ecumen   Travel Time

Bayfront Festival Park
Enjoy summer concerts on the beautiful shore of our big lake.


4.3 Miles

   7 Minutes

Day Tripper of Duluth
Explore Duluth and the North Shore on a mountain bike, kayak or guided tour. 

   N/A   N/A

Duluth Children's Museum
Invite your grandchildren to play, imagine and learn.

   6.5 Miles   10 Minutes

Duluth Entertainment Convention Center
Shop or dine with panoramic views of the Aerial Lift Bridge.

   4.4 Miles   7 Minutes

The Duluth Experience
Discover craft brewing, sightseeing and outdoor adventures.

   N/A    N/A

Duluth Glides Segway Tours
Visit Duluth’s famous Rose Garden and historic homes while gliding on a Segway.

  N/A   N/A

Duluth Huskies Baseball Club
Come out and watch the Duluth Huskies play at Wade Municipal Stadium.

   7.2 Miles   12 Minutes

The Duluth Playhouse
See everything from Shakespeare tragedies to Broadway musicals.

   8 Miles   10 Minutes

Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra
Listen to unforgettable performances by talented artists.

   4.4 Miles    7 Minutes

Duluth Golf
Two public courses offer championship nines with rolling hills and views of the lake.

   N/A   N/A

Great Lakes Aquarium
Explore animals and habitats native to the Great Lakes Basin in a hands-on discovery center.

   4.3 Miles    7 Minutes

Minnesota Ballet
The dance company stages original and classical works and contemporary jazz ballet.

   4.5 Miles    8 Minutes

S.S. William A. Irvin Ore Boat Museum
The proud flagship of the U.S. Steel's Great Lakes Fleet is now a floating museum.

   4.1 Miles   8 Minutes


Click here to schedule a tour online or call us at 218-625-7100.

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