Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse Open for the Season

Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse Mackinaw City

Some things were made to be seen. Explore the science and technology of lighthouses, the renovated second floor to get a glimpse into the daily life of the keeper and family, and the stunning Straits of Mackinac Shipwreck Museum.


Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park Open for the Season

Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park Mackinaw City

Have an adventure. Witness the power of the creek harnessed to cut timber into lumber, explore miles of hiking trails in a pristine northern Michigan forest, and take a high-flying trip through the treetops on the Adventure Tour.


Residents Appreciation Day

Mackinac State Historic Parks

For residents of Mackinac, Cheboygan, or Emmet counties, for one weekend, we discount the admission prices for all of our sites to what they were when we first began operating our modern museum programs for the public in 1958. (.50 cents adults, .25 cents children). Thank you for supporting Mackinac State Historic Parks! This special... Read more »