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
13°F
SUNNY, humidity 74%, barometer 30.67,
wind 5 mph SSW
Saturday
Very cold with plenty of sunshine
23°F | 7°F
Very cold with plenty of sunshine
Sunday
Cloudy and quite cold
25°F | 8°F
Cloudy and quite cold
Monday
Mostly sunny and very cold
23°F | 8°F
Mostly sunny and very cold
Tuesday
Chilly with intermittent snow
28°F | 17°F
Chilly with intermittent snow
Wednesday
Snow or flurries possible in the morning
19°F | -1°F
Snow or flurries possible in the morning

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