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
CLOUDY
73°F
CLOUDY, humidity 73%, barometer 29.67,
wind 3 mph WNW
Monday
An a.m. t-storm in spots, then t-storms
80°F | 59°F
An a.m. t-storm in spots, then t-storms
Tuesday
Clouds and sun; pleasant, less humid
73°F | 57°F
Clouds and sun; pleasant, less humid
Wednesday
Partly sunny and nice
80°F | 65°F
Partly sunny and nice
Thursday
Partly sunny with a shower or t-storm
82°F | 66°F
Partly sunny with a shower or t-storm
Friday
Not as warm with a thunderstorm or two
70°F | 50°F
Not as warm with a thunderstorm or two

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