Educational Resources

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

Field Trips and Immersive Programs

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

Virtual Education Outreach

Virtual Education Outreach and Lesson Plans

Learn about available virtual outreach programs and discover lesson plans and other educational resources.

In-Person Education Outreach

In-Person Education Outreach and Lesson Plans

Two programs are available for in-person education outreach within a 150 mile radius of Mackinaw City: Historic Mackinac on Tour and Winter in Michigan's North Woods: Amazing Animal Adaptations.