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Keweenaw National Historical Park

25970 Red Jacket Rd, Calumet, MI 49913-2948
+1 906-337-3168
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Amazing history of incredible place!

The Keweenaw National Historical Park is an incredible array of buildings, ruins, industrial sites... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Raintree_Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
Nice Piece of History

Lots of people travel to this part of Michigan to visit ISLE ROYALE and forget about the Copper... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
ELFDUDE
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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25970 Red Jacket Rd, Calumet, MI 49913-2948
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

The Keweenaw National Historical Park is an incredible array of buildings, ruins, industrial sites, and abandoned mines. The Keweenaw is dripping with history and it's great that the National Park Service is dedicating resources to preserve and restore unique sites. Their Visitor Center in the...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Lots of people travel to this part of Michigan to visit ISLE ROYALE and forget about the Copper Mining. Here you learn how big the industry was in Michigan. Great exhibits and short filmis

1  Thank ELFDUDE
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Visitor center had some interesting displays. This Park is unusual in that it is a collection of sites scattered through the UP. Some are privately owned, therefore have fees! Interesting to walk around town of Calumet with it's collection of historic buildings.

Thank VagabondCher
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The Visitors' Center for the Keweenaw National Park has great displays lots of books and a short film all related to the ming history of the Keweenaw Peninsula. Plus it's located within a few blocks of the remaining structures from the 19th century boomtown. Pick...More

1  Thank alpennyworth
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Very nice and informative displays. Free and convenient. When you leave you will have a real feel for turn of the century life in this area.

Thank Alex D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

There are several historic sites on the Keweenaw peninsula. The sites are from the early 1900 and center around copper mining on the Peninsula

Thank nah902
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The Keweenaw National Park is a relatively new part of the US National Parks. The people in the Peninsula have done an excellent job in preserving their history and making it come alive! Make sure your kids take part in the Jr. Ranger Experience!

1  Thank Iliffmom3
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We were disappointed that it was closed on Sunday, especially since the tourist season here is so short. The displays were good, the building restoration was gorgeous but....one has to wonder about the expense versus the reward of doing this at this level.

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

If you are driving, this should be one of your first stops. A wealth of information awaits and the rangers explain everything quite a bit. The displays are plentiful and give you a real sense of the history of the whole region. In addition, you...More

Thank TheGambianRPCV
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The Keweenaw NHP is spread out over 21 sites over more than 100 square miles. The purpose of the park is not to preserve scenic vistas and grand attractions but to tell the story of the history and development of this isolated region. We barely...More

2  Thank Paul S
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