Mission Point Lighthouse

Mission Point Lighthouse

Built in 1870, this light is now maintained by Peninsula Township and short-term keepers are allowed to live in the lighthouse. It is half way between the North Pole and the Equator exactly on the 45th parallel. It was decommissioned in 1933. Hours are 10am to 5pm, daily, April - October and weekends only November - December. Self-guided tours are available seven days a week from which includes access to the tower. To confirm these times call first. Available at no charge is the Hessler Log Cabin, a restored turn of the century log cabin on the lighthouse grounds. Adults - $5, Children - $3, Children five and under - free. Grounds open, dwelling/tower open in season.

Old Mission Point Lighthouse

Contact Information

Address

Center Road

Old Mission, MI 49673

Driving Directions

Phone: (231) 645-0759

Email:

Location of Mission Point Lighthouse

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Old Mission Weather

Now
SUNNY
63°F
SUNNY, humidity 67%, barometer 30.19,
wind 10 mph NNE
Thursday
Sunny and pleasant
71°F | 51°F
Sunny and pleasant
Friday
Nice with partial sunshine
76°F | 62°F
Nice with partial sunshine
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, a t-storm; more humid
78°F | 63°F
Mostly cloudy, a t-storm; more humid
Sunday
Clouds and sun with a couple of t-storms
73°F | 54°F
Clouds and sun with a couple of t-storms
Monday
Partly sunny and breezy
69°F | 51°F
Partly sunny and breezy

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