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:

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Old Mission Weather

Now
P/CLOUDY
58°F
P/CLOUDY, humidity 81%, barometer 29.89,
wind 6 mph N
Tuesday
Some sun, a shower or two in the p.m.
70°F | 51°F
Some sun, a shower or two in the p.m.
Wednesday
Clouds and sun with a shower; cool
71°F | 52°F
Clouds and sun with a shower; cool
Thursday
Clouds and sun with a shower in spots
76°F | 56°F
Clouds and sun with a shower in spots
Friday
Clouds and sun with a shower or t-storm
76°F | 55°F
Clouds and sun with a shower or t-storm
Saturday
Mostly sunny with a shower or t-storm
75°F | 54°F
Mostly sunny with a shower or t-storm

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