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Mackinac Island Attractions

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Mackinac State Historic Parks Resources:


MISP Commission Meeting

Due to Covid-19 public health and safety concerns, the regular Mackinac Island State Park Commission meeting scheduled for September 24 will be held virtually via Zoom.

Fort Mackinac - Fire the Cannon

Fire the Cannon

Imagine it: you're standing at the top of Fort Mackinac, reveille plays, the soldier gives the command, and you fire the first cannon salute of the day.

Guns Across the Straits

Guns Across the Straits

What better way to wind down your day in the Straits of Mackinac than by firing off Michilimackinac’s weapons?

Upcoming Events

Artist-in-Residence Workshop with Printmaker Nicholas Hill

Station 256 Conference Room Above the MISP Visitor's Center, Mackinac Island

2017 Guggenheim Fellow Nicholas Hill will use a small printing press to create printing plates based upon on-sight drawings that he's created at various sites on the island. His printmaking... Read more »

Mackinac Island State Park Commission Meeting

Mackinac Island

­­­­Meeting Notice MACKINAC ISLAND STATE PARK COMMISSION Friday, September 24, 2021 1:30 p.m. 21001 Van Born Rd Taylor, MI   DUE TO COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH & SAFETY CONCERNS, THE MACKINAC... Read more »


Mackinac – Our Famous Island

Center for the Arts Mackinac Island

The Mackinac Arts Council presents Mackinac - Our Famous Island in the Center for the Arts at Mission Point every Sunday May 2 - October 24. Admission is free. #thisismackinac... Read more »

Featured Blogs

What’s in the basement?

One of the main questions visitors have when they visit Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse: what’s in the basement? Find out here.

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Michilimackinac Archaeology 2021 Wrap-Up

The 2021 Michilimackinac field season came to a satisfying close in late August. After seven seasons of excavation, we have finally reached the bottom of the southeast root cellar!

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Chief Wawatam 110th Launching Anniversary

It was 110 years ago that the Chief Wawatam was side launched, and it remained active on the Straits of Mackinac until 1984.

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