Keweenaw National Historical Park, Calumet

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National Park · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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  • Keweenaw National Historical Park is just remnants of a prosperous mining town gone bust. The entire site occupies two or three blocks with a few grand-looking buildings of the turn-of-the-century...  more »
  • We enjoyed our entire visit to Calumet. The mining history and architecture as well as artifacts were very interesting. We just wandered and drove around many different sites in town. I was...  more »
  • This is a great place to learn about Michigan copper mining history. The buildings are interesting, docents very knowledgeable, and taking a ride into one of the mine shafts can be educational and somewhat frightening if you don’t like closed spaces. I spent time after the guided tour walking the grounds and seeing more of the old equipment and buildings on my own. This tour really makes you appreciate the hardships the miners go through even today!
  • A great visit. Lots of history and a tram ride down to one of the entrances, where you take a tour inside. The steam hoist is another main attraction. They have a nice gift shop to peruse while waiting for your tour. If you're hungry, there's Peterson's cafe right across the highway for local fish and chips.

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