Museums & Historic Sites – Michigan U.P. East


Museums & Historic Sites

in the Upper Peninsula

Counties of Alger, Chippewa,

Delta, Luce, Mackinac

and Schoolcraft


Michigan UP East

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Locations in the list below are open to the public, have websites, and are at least partly dedicated to the early history of Michigan. Please send suggestions for additional museums and historical sites in the comment box at the bottom of the page.

Go to the Museums and Historic Sites page for the Western Counties of the Upper Peninsula.


Alger County

None at present.

Chippewa County

DeTour Passage Historical Museum

DeTour, Chippewa County, MI
Go to Website

Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum – Whitefish Point

Paradise, Chippewa County, MI
Go to Website

Pickford Area Historical Museum

Pickford, Chippewa County, MI
Go to Website

River of History Museum

Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, MI
Go to Website

Soo Locks

Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, MI
Go to Website

Water Street Historic Homes

Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, MI
Go to Website


Delta County

Delta County Historical Museum

Escanaba, Delta County, MI
Go to Website



Luce County

Tahquamenon Logging Museum

Newberry, Luce County, MI
Go to Website



Mackinac County

Fort de Buade Museum

St. Ignace, Mackinac County, MI
Go to Website

Museum of Ojibwa Culture

St. Ignace, Mackinac County, MI
Go to Website

Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island, Mackinac County, MI
Go to Website

Fort Mackinaw

Mackinac Island, Mackinac County, MI
Go to Website

Les Cheneaux Historical Museum

Cedarville, Mackinac County, MI
Go to Website

Les Cheneaux Maritime Museum

Cedarville, Mackinac County, MI
Go to Website



Schoolcraft County

None at present.



See the Museums and Historic Sites page for the Western Counties of the Upper Peninsula.


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