Father Marquette Memorial

Phone: 906-643-8620

Open Seasonally

Within the park is a picnic area and an observation platform overlooking the Mackinac Bridge and the Straits of Mackinac.


Picknic Area
Observation Platform
Panoramic Views of Mackinac Bridge
National Memorial
Interpretative Trail


Open Daily 8am - 10pm
April 1 to November 30

The Father Marquette Memorial is located in the Straits State Park. It tells the story of Father Jacques Marquete and the meeting of French and Native American cultures in the 17th-century deep in the North American interior. Please allow about one hour to visit the national memorial, the interpretative trail and panoramic views of the Mackinac Bridge.

Address: Boulevard Drive
St. Ignace, MI 49781
GPS: 45.857093, -84.719854

Phone: 906-643-8620

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