• Underground Tamarack Trammer Car

    Keweenaw

    National Historical Park Michigan

Accessibility Information

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The Calumet Visitor Center has three floors of fully accessible exhibits. Many of our Heritage sites also have facilities or services that are wheelchair accessible.  Contact the site for more detailed information.
 
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As a service to our visitors with hearing impairments, the Calumet Visitor Center  has been equipped with DURATEQ handheld assistive listening devices. The devices provide amplified sound for several exhibits and for the film presentation. The devices are available for check out, free of charge, at the Calumet Visitor Center information desk. Guest information will be required as a deposit. Arrangements to use a handheld device can be made by calling (906) 337-3168.

 
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Did You Know?

A piece of float copper sets on exhibit near the Calumet & Hecla general offices.

The largest known quantities in the world of pure, native copper were found on Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula. In some cases, the deposits were up to 97% pure, requiring little chemical processing to produce ingots of pure copper.