National Park Service Press Release

Keweenaw National Historical Park — This month’s National Park Getaway
For Immediate Release:
September 02, 2014
Contact(s):   Kathleen Harter, 906-483-3024

Keweenaw National Historical Park — This month’s National Park Getaway

CALUMET, Mich. – I began my first trip to Keweenaw National Historical Park thinking I would see a visitor center and a few old buildings. I discovered much, much more.

Starting at the visitor center in Calumet, Michigan, I explored three floors of exhibits, sampling interactive features to watch films and hear recordings on replica telephones. After taking part in a few ranger-guided tours, my interest was sparked. I'd found a treasure that would keep me coming back for more. Read more

The National Park Getaways series helps people find new places to connect with nature, history, family, and friends. This month’s Getaway features Keweenaw and is the 238th installment in the series. Check out previous Getaways at


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