Distance: 1 mile walking, 1.5 miles driving
This half day tour takes you through historic downtown Calumet. Feel free to walk or drive this route. Travel north on 5th Street from the Keweenaw National Historical Park Visitor Center take in the historic shopping district of Calumet, where you can still find unique shops, local foods and stunning architecture. Head to the Italian Hall Memorial Park by turning left on Elm Street and proceeding to 7th Street. Turn right and the park will be on your left. An archway marker was erected to memorialize the Christmas Eve tragedy that took place here in 1913, which took the lives of 73 individuals.
Last updated: June 29, 2017