Ranked #6 of 17 attractions in Saint Ignace
Category: History Museums
Admission is Free, although we gratefully accept donations. Open Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM through October 1....
Admission is Free, although we gratefully accept donations. Open Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM through October 1. Available for tours and groups by appointment. Over 6,700 sq. ft. and over 3,500 relics! A walk through history from pre-contact through the present day. See the cultural impacts of the Michilimackinac Area through the eyes of the Anishinaabe people. Huge display of Native, French, British and American eras. It was the first Fort Michilimackinac built in 1681 to protect the fur traders. Watch history come to life with the largest collection of artifacts of this region. Military and Indian weaponry collection. Visit our Gift Shop for items created by Native and Local artists and crafters; books on the history of the area; turquoise and sterling silver jewelry as well as other types of adornments! Sweetgrass available. Phone orders available, we ship. Visa, MasterCard, Discover accepted.