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VISIT ONE OR ALL SIX ATTRACTIONS!

Mackinac Island Attractions

Mackinaw City Attractions

Mackinac State Historic Parks Resources:

Explore at Home

Explore at Home

Take a virtual tour of our historic sites with demonstrations, online galleries, vast educational resources, and more!

Virtual Classroom Visits

Virtual Education Outreach

There are many ways for Mackinac State Historic Parks to impact your students in the classroom. Learn about six virtual programs available, including the award-winning "Historic Mackinac on Tour."

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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

Fort Mackinac Open for the Season

Fort Mackinac Mackinac Island

Iconic Fort Mackinac opens for the 2021 season on May 1. See why the fort is the highlight of any island visit. #thisismackinac

$13.50

Biddle House Open for the Season

Biddle House Mackinac Island

A time of change. Join us for the opening of the completely renovated and updated Biddle House, featuring the Mackinac Island Native American Museum. #thisismackinac

$8.50

Featured Blogs

19th Century Women Writers and Mackinac Island

Two such 19th century women writers, long overlooked compared to their male contemporaries, nevertheless also took inspiration from Mackinac’s one-of-a-kind scenery and made notable, even remarkable contributions to literature. 

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What’s New for 2021?

  Opening day for Mackinac State Historic Parks’ sites is a little more than two months away, and MSHP staff have been busy readying new …

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Getewaaking – “At the Place of the Ancient Ones”

Mackinac Island is blessed with a lovely natural harbor. The beach terrace above it has always been a center of activity. Today this area is the business district and Marquette Park. Hundreds of years ago this area was a bustling village.

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