Trail by Lake Michigan shore in Empire
Two Peninsulas.
One Pure Michigan.

Virtually Travel Pure Michigan

Whether it’s from your couch, kitchen or patio, stay connected with each other in Pure Michigan.

Come Together Event: A Relief Effort for Tourism Workers | Learn More →

Now is not the time to travel, but the perfect time to plan your vacation—and there are plenty of virtual travel opportunities to enjoy in the meantime. Explore Michigan’s destinations in real time with our growing collection of live webcams, or immerse yourself in 360° videos of unique attractions. From virtual museum tours and interactive field trips to a variety of video content and live-streamed events, the opportunities continue to grow.
To bring a Michigan touch to your video calls, try a background featuring iconic attractions and picturesque views—or create your own virtual postcard using Michigan-themed stickers and frames. If you’re looking for a fun activity for the whole family, check out our fun facts worksheetpuzzles, games and more.
 
Connect with us on  Instagram, Facebook and Twitter with #OnePureMichigan.
Two Peninsulas, One Pure Michigan | "Gone Fishing"
Travel our two peninsulas from the comfort of home, from going fishing to gazing at starry skies. Explore virtual experiences right here in Pure Michigan. 
Our Place | Pure Michigan
Let's go to the place that invites us to make it our own. Our Place.
"Two Peninsulas, One Pure Michigan" T-Shirt
Show your Michigan pride with a “Two Peninsulas, One Pure Michigan” T-shirt. With every purchase, $5 will go to the Michigan Hospitality Industry Employee Relief Fund (MRLA).
 
Don’t forget to share a photo of yourself in your T-shirt on social media using #OnePureMichigan.
Short sleeve T-shirt that reads "Two Peninsulas, One Pure Michigan"
Virtual Visits & Experiences
Virtual Events
More Virtual Experiences & Trip Ideas
Explore Michigan in 360°
Explore more immersive, virtual experiences with Pure Michigan's 360° videos, from enjoying a sunset at Point Betsie Lighthouse to watching penguins swim overhead at the Polk Penguin Conservation Center.
Take a Trip in a Minute
You don't need long to take a virtual trip. Explore Pure Michigan's Trip in a Minute videos to a quick virtual escape. 
Isle Royale National Park Experience
Get a first-person view of one of Michigan's most pristine and remote attractions. Isle Royale National Park is where adventurers will find a unique, wilderness experience.
Spirit of Travel | National Travel and Tourism Week 2020
Celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week 2020 with the #SpiritOfTravel. Plan your trip to discover the unique and memorable places, people and natural beauty of Pure Michigan.

When the time is right, we will be here. Until then, explore these virtual adventures and plan your future getaway. 
Educational & Interactive
Pure Michigan Fun Facts Worksheet
The whole family can learn about Michigan while completing fun games and puzzles with the Pure Michigan Fun Facts Worksheet. 

After you've completed the worksheet, compare it to the answer key here
Front and back images of the Fun Facts Worksheet
Virtual Field Trips
The whole family can experience a fun and educational adventure. Explore Michigan's virtual and interactive field trips:

Bat 360° Experience →
360° Interactive Experience: Penguins →
Raptor 360° Experience →
Penguin at Detroit Zoo
The Henry Ford Virtual Experiences
Explore The Henry Ford to learn about some of the country’s most renowned inventors and innovators, curated exhibits and more:

Take a Virtual Visit →
Watch The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation →
Explore The Henry Ford on YouTube →
More Museums & Educational Opportunities
Museums throughout Michigan now offer virtual tours and educational, interactive content. Explore them all to learn about history, science and more with the whole family. 
Water Exhibit at Impression 5 Science Center
Puzzles & Games
Graphic design that reads "Gone Wandering. We'll Be Back Soon."
If you want to send a greeting that will give someone a smile, we’ve got the perfect thing for you: personalized, virtual postcards from Pure Michigan.
Photo of Mackinac Bridge with Pure Michigan logo
More people are using video conferencing software like Zoom to stay in touch. Use these images to add a Pure Michigan background to your virtual conversations.
Woman swimming in Lake Superior.
Thousands of years ago, receding glaciers formed the Great Lakes and created Michigan’s iconic peninsulas. Here are ten fun facts you may not know about these incredible natural treasures.