Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse

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Mackinaw City, MI 49701- Map It
(231) 436-4100

AAA Editor Notes

Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse is just e. of the s. end of Mackinac Bridge on Huron St. This lighthouse resembling a castle was in operation 1890-1957. It is filled with various relics as well as such interactive exhibits as the Night Time Navigator, which allows guests to try guiding a ship using navigational aids. Costumed interpreters guide visitors up to the tower’s lantern room for views of the Mackinac Straits. Note: The top of the tower is accessed via 51 steps and a vertical ladder through a narrow opening; climbers should not be barefoot or wearing flip-flops.
$7.50; $4.50 (ages 5-12). Combination ticket with Colonial Michilimackinac, valid for 7 days, $16.50; $9.50 (ages 5-12). Combination ticket with Colonial Michilimackinac and Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park, valid for 7 days, $24; $14 (ages 5-12). Under 4 feet tall are not permitted to climb to the top of the tower.
Hours: Daily 9-5:30, early June-Labor Day; 9-4:30, early May-early June and day after Labor Day to mid-Oct. Last admission 30 minutes before closing.