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Fort Mackinac Opening Day

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022
Fort Mackinac Opening Day
Fort Mackinac
7127 Huron Road
Mackinac Island, MI 49757 (906) 847-3328
Cost: Adults: $15.50; Child (5-12): $9.25; Under 4: Free
Contact & More Info
https://www.mackinacparks.com/parks-and-attractions/fort-mackinac/
Contact: Dominick Miller
Email: mackinacparks@michigan.gov
Phone: (231) 436-4100

Iconic.

This is Mackinac. 

The cannon blasts, the rifles fire, the soldiers march and history comes alive. The oldest building in Michigan and 13 other historical structures boast exhibits explaining everything from military training and battles to medical treatments to family life within the fort.

More than just a military outpost, Fort Mackinac served as a home for soldiers and their families and eventually the headquarters for Mackinac National Park, where tourists to the island visited the great fortress on the bluff, much like they do today.