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Colonial Michilimackinac

Colonial Michilimackinac

Michilimackinac, about a mile (2km) from the centre of Mackinaw City, was the first stop for new arrivals back in the outpost days, around the 1700s. Today it remains the first destination for tourists visiting the area, being the site of a reconstructed 1715 French fur-trading village and military outpost that was later occupied by the British. The working colonial village is a living history exhibit that fascinates visitors, while within the stockade, archaeological excavations continue at the site. The historic park includes a vivid audio-visual recreation of a soldiers' barracks, a unique permanent underground archaeological tunnel exhibit displaying hundreds of original artefacts, a recreated Native American summer encampment illustrating life on the shores of the Great Lakes in the 18th century, as well as musket and cannon firing demonstrations and demonstrations of pioneer skills like blacksmithing and open-hearth cooking.


Website: www.mackinacparks.com
Telephone: (231) 436 4100
Opening Time: Daily 9am-4:30pm (6 May to 6 June, and 24 August to 12 October); 9:30am-6pm (7 June to 19 June) and 9:30am-8pm (20 June to 24 August).
Admission: $11 (adults), $6.50 (children 5-17).

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