Grand Marais Historical Society

Grand Marais Historical Society

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The Light Keeper's House was built in 1906 by the Life Saving Service as the Lightkeeper's home.The Pickle Barrel House is one of the most unique structures in the country. It was built in 1926 as a summer cottage for author/illustrator William Donalhey and his wife, Mary. The Old Post Office was originally built about 1905 as a jewelry store. In 1907 it was added onto and put into use as the Post Office. The unique, five-sided structure served as the town's hug of mail and information for almost 70 years, and was placed on the Michigan Register of Historic Sites. All three museums are open seasonally. During July and August, the museums are open daily from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm; during the months of June and September, they are open on weekends from 1:00pm to 4:00 pm. Private tours can be arranged

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Grand Marais Weather

Now
CLOUDS AND SUN
34°F
CLOUDS AND SUN, humidity 75%, barometer 30.45,
wind 9 mph NW
Friday
Some sun, then clouds, cold; p.m. snow
36°F | 31°F
Some sun, then clouds, cold; p.m. snow
Saturday
A.M. snow, then a bit of snow and rain
40°F | 26°F
A.M. snow, then a bit of snow and rain
Sunday
Mostly cloudy
34°F | 25°F
Mostly cloudy
Monday
Chilly with variable cloudiness
37°F | 25°F
Chilly with variable cloudiness
Tuesday
Mainly cloudy and chilly
43°F | 32°F
Mainly cloudy and chilly

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