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Coppertown USA Mining Museum

25815 Red Jacket Rd, Calumet, MI 49913-2904
+1 906-337-4354
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Good museum, but very disappointed with the Staff

A good place to see, but the staff is not very helpful. Even though we mentioned that we were going... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
Matt M
Northville, MI
Start your visit to Calumet here

The museum is much more than just learning about the huge copper mining industry that started in... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Wisconsin, USA
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12 Nov 2016
“Good museum, but very disappointed with the Staff”
25 Jul 2016
“Start your visit to Calumet here”
25815 Red Jacket Rd, Calumet, MI 49913-2904
+1 906-337-4354
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

A good place to see, but the staff is not very helpful. Even though we mentioned that we were going to see other sites in the Calumet area, the male staff working that day failed to mention that there was combo ticket. It would have...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The museum is much more than just learning about the huge copper mining industry that started in the 1840's through the 1950's in the Keewenaw Penninsula. It also showed its influence on healthcare, education, entertainment, and the various cultures that worked in the mines. Calumet...More

Thank travelgal058
Reviewed 11 October 2015

One of the best Museum and Just $4.00 per person . Lot of great history about mining and the history of the area. The people there where great and friendly. Calumet, MI is a great place to noise around and see every thing great little...More

Thank DonINaBox
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This is a nice little museum in Calumet right off of US 41. Your tour starts off with a 15 minute film on the mining industry in the area. You then walk through displays that depict the life of the miners and others that lived...More

1  Thank RedhawkRam
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Lots to learn here about the history of copper mining and the way of life back then. The guides are very well informed. The displays are very well done. It held my grandsons' interest, the are 9 and 11. At the end of the tour...More

Thank MariaRedd
Reviewed 20 January 2015

There is so much to see and learn about this area. The museum was nice and we had a wonderful guide to take us through and explain.

Thank 8Patricia2013
Reviewed 18 May 2014

This is a very well done museum that tells the story of copper mining in the local area. A good location across the street from the Keweenaw National Historical Park Visitors Center.

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 6 August 2013

The curators and archivists did a spectacular job with this museum. The displays were very well done. For such a small town museum, the detail and professionalism of the displays were surprising and thrilling. Very well done. We loved it.

1  Thank Jillonvacation Z
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Visted while in the area. The tour was very informative and shines light on how the mining industry and local economy operated.

Thank JennyLeigh723
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Make sure to spend time in Calumet and Fort Wilkins. The National Historical display and Cooper town are all worth the time. They are excellent and are interactive which helps with younger travelers. You knew about the 1913 strike or the Italian dance hall disaster...More

Thank nighthawk779
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