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Calumet Visitor Center at the Historic Union Building
This facility is located at the entrance to Historic Downtown Calumet in the Union Building, a former lodge hall for various fraternal organizations. The address is 98 Fifth St, Calumet, MI 49913. Visitors are able to experience extensive interactive exhibits on what life was like for people in the mining community from its establishment through the boom times to the closure of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in 1968. The facility provides a staffed information desk and sales outlet for the Isle Royale and Keweenaw Parks Association. The information desk at the visitor center can be reached at 906-483-3176 during hours of operation.
Keweenaw National Historical Park Information Desk at Quincy Mine
Located at the entrance to the Quincy Mine & Hoist Gift Shop- 49750 U.S. 41, Hancock, MI 49930
Keweenaw Heritage Sites
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.