Educational Programs

Step back in time and experience history with us! Mackinac State Historic Parks has a variety of programs to help students learn and explore the exciting resources of the Straits of Mackinac and the state of Michigan. Click on either section below to learn more about a visit to our sites or opportunities to join us for a virtual program!


  • Visit Us

    Explore field trip options, immersive programs and on-site activities in Mackinaw City and on Mackinac Island.

  • Virtual Classroom Visits

    Select from award winning programs such as “Historic Mackinac on Tour,” or from new programs such as “Lights and Lenses: Science at Old Mackinac Point,” “Slavery in Colonial Michigan,” “Women at Michilimackinac,” “The Revolutionary War in Michigan,” “Flowers and Herbs: Science in a Colonial Garden,” or “Challenges to Expansion: The War of 1812 in Michigan,” and browse other educational resources.