Upper Peninsula Firefighters Memorial Museum
Construction of the Red Jacket Fire Station was completed in 1900. Today, the historic Jacobsville sandstone structure is home to the Upper Peninsula Firefighters Memorial Museum, a Keweenaw Heritage Site. The museum features exhibits related to a century of firefighting history.
Location: 327 Sixth Street, Calumet, Michigan
Phone: (906) 337-4579.
Did You Know?
During the ice ages, glaciers ripped chunks of copper away from exposed rock outcrops and then carried the copper sometimes long distances before depositing them. These loose pieces are referred to as float copper.