Ontonagon County Historical Museum is at 422 River St. Artifacts reflect the history of the county. Exhibits include photographs, Finnish items, logging and mining equipment and a replica of the Ontonagon copper boulder, which was recorded in 1843 as weighing 3,708 pounds. A lighthouse also is on the grounds.
Guided tours of the museum are available.
Guided tours are available.
Museum $3; free (ages 0-16). Lighthouse $5; $1 (ages 0-16).
Hours: Museum Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 10-2, May-Sept.; Tues.-Sat. 10-5, Oct.-Dec.; Thurs.-Sat. 11-4, rest of year. Tours of the lighthouse are given Mon.-Sat. at 11, 1:30 and 3:30, Sun. at 11 and 1:30, May-Oct.