Father Marquette National Memorial Visitor Information
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720 Church Street
St. Ignace, MI 49781-1729
The Father Marquette National Memorial is located in Straits State Park, just west of I-75, off U.S. 2.
Admission to the national memorial is free. A Michigan State Parks Recreation Passport is required for entry to the park but is not required for a visit to the memorial.
2013 Season Dates and Hours
The Father Marquette National Memorial is open daily, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., through September 2.
See the calendar of events for all the Upper Peninsula sites of the Michigan Historical Museum System.
How Much Time?
Please allow about one hour to take in the national memorial, a 15-station outdoor interpretive trail and panoramic views of the Mackinac Bridge. The park also offers camping, picnicking, hiking and other seasonal activities. See a map of the site.
Pets: Pets accompanied by and under the control of their human friends are welcomed on the grounds of this site. Pets may not enter any building. For
further information, please refer to the DNRE web page, Pets in
State Park Campgrounds.
This site is accessible to people with a mobility impairment.
For More Information
Send us an e-mail or telephone (906) 643-8620.
Find out about college internship opportunities that may be available at this historic site.
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