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Field Trips

Educational Groups are Welcome to Tour the Calumet Visitor Center

The Calumet Visitor Center at Keweenaw National Historical Park is a great place for field trips. The Visitor Center is geared toward multiple learning styles and age groups, and contains hands-on exhibits. Plan to spend at least an hour at the Visitor Center although your class may need morel. Please review the Pre-Visit Letter to Teachers to learn more about scheduling a visit to the Calumet Visitor Center.

Educators may also want to provide their students with this Student Guide for the Calumet Visitor Center. This guide provides an active way to explore the various exhibits throughout the building.

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Did You Know?

This exposed vein of copper bearing rock leading into Lake Superior at Fort Wilkins State Park provided evidence of the area's copper wealth

Early native peoples began the first metal mining in North America over 7,000 years ago with copper mining on Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula. Copper was fashioned into tools and items that were traded throughout North America.