Father Marquette National Memorial

  • Father Marquette National Memorial markerLocated in a tranquil spot at Straits State Park, the Father Marquette National Memorial features a national memorial marker, interpretative trails and a panoramic view of the Mackinac Bridge.
  • Father Marquette trail map embedded on floor of memorialThe Father Marquette National Memorial tells the story of the missionary-explorer who founded Michigan's earliest European settlements – Sault Ste. Marie and St. Ignace.
  • Mackinac BridgeThis up close view of the Mackinac Bridge awaits visitors to the Father Marquette Memorial.

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