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
P/CLOUDY
58°F
P/CLOUDY, humidity 81%, barometer 29.89,
wind 6 mph N
Monday
Mostly cloudy and comfortable
69°F | 54°F
Mostly cloudy and comfortable
Tuesday
A passing afternoon shower or two
70°F | 51°F
A passing afternoon shower or two
Wednesday
Clouds and sun with a passing shower
71°F | 52°F
Clouds and sun with a passing shower
Thursday
Mostly sunny with a shower in spots
76°F | 56°F
Mostly sunny with a shower in spots
Friday
Partly sunny with a t-storm possible
76°F | 55°F
Partly sunny with a t-storm possible

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