Mission Point Lighthouse

Mission Point Lighthouse

Old 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
38°F
CLOUDY, humidity 61%, barometer 30.39,
wind 6 mph W
Friday
Some sun, then clouds and cold
44°F | 31°F
Some sun, then clouds and cold
Saturday
Showers of rain and snow in the morning
49°F | 30°F
Showers of rain and snow in the morning
Sunday
Cloudy with a bit of rain
43°F | 28°F
Cloudy with a bit of rain
Monday
Chilly with more clouds than sun
47°F | 27°F
Chilly with more clouds than sun
Tuesday
Rather cloudy, a little rain; chilly
49°F | 34°F
Rather cloudy, a little rain; chilly

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