Cambridge Junction Historic State Park / Walker Tavern Historic Site

A Place to Rest

A Place to Rest

From 1836 to 1855, when a stagecoach ride from Detroit to Chicago was a long and arduous five-day trip, a favorite stopping place to relax and enjoy a meal was Walker's farmhouse and tavern.

Photo courtesy of Walker Tavern Historic Complex

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In the mid 19th century, a stagecoach ride from Detroit to Chicago was a grueling five-day trip. Today, Sylvester Walker's stagecoach stop along that historic route offers stories of Michigan's agricultural and travel heritage. Open Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Cambridge Junction

Contact Information

Address

13220 M-50

Brooklyn, MI 49230

Driving Directions

Phone: (517) 467-4401

Email:

Location of Cambridge Junction Historic State Park / Walker Tavern Historic Site

Map of Michigan

Cambridge Junction Historic State Park / Walker Tavern Historic Site Events

Walker Wheels vs. Royal Oak Wahoos - Brooklyn

Date: 07/10/16

Walker Tavern Historic Site - Archaeology 101 - Brooklyn

Date: 07/20/16 - 07/21/16

Walker Wheels vs. Canton Cornshuckers - Brooklyn

Date: 07/24/16

Prehistory Day - Brooklyn

Date: 08/04/16

Cambridge Junction Historic State Park - Cooking What You Catch - Brooklyn

Date: 08/05/16

Walker Tavern Historic Site - History Friday - Onsted

Date: 08/05/16

Walker Wheels vs. Bay City Independents - Brooklyn

Date: 08/07/16

Cambridge Junction Historic State Park - Lost Arts Demonstrations - Brooklyn

Date: 08/14/16

Walker Tavern Historic Site - Farmers Market - Brooklyn

Date: 08/14/16

Cambridge Junction Historic State Park - Raptor Day - Brooklyn

Date: 09/11/16

Walker Tavern Historic Site - Farmers Market - Brooklyn

Date: 09/11/16

Cambridge Junction Historic State Park - Dog Show - Brooklyn

Date: 09/25/16

Cambridge Junction Historic State Park - Halloween Fest - Brooklyn

Date: 10/08/16