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
CLEAR
54°F
CLEAR, humidity 83%, barometer 30.16,
wind 0 mph CLM
Monday
Warmer with sunshine and some clouds
62°F | 49°F
Warmer with sunshine and some clouds
Tuesday
Mostly sunny and pleasant
70°F | 50°F
Mostly sunny and pleasant
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and nice
73°F | 53°F
Mostly sunny and nice
Thursday
Nice with sunshine and patchy clouds
72°F | 52°F
Nice with sunshine and patchy clouds
Friday
Pleasant with plenty of sunshine
74°F | 53°F
Pleasant with plenty of sunshine

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