The mission of Mackinac State Historic Parks is simple and encompassing: We protect, preserve and present Mackinac’s rich historic and natural resources to provide outstanding educational and recreational experiences for the public. See how the staff of Mackinac State Historic Parks embraces that mission and why it is important.

Our Mission:

Phil Porter, Director:

Craig Wilson, Curator of History:

Jeff Dykehouse, Curator of Natural History (retired):

Dr. Lynn Evans, Curator of Archaeology: