Marquette Regional History Center
The Marquette Regional History Center explores, preserves and interprets the cultural, economic and social history of Marquette County and the surrounding area from the prehistoric times to the present. It features numerous exhibits that cover topics such as the area's natural environments, rocks and minerals, the Upper Peninsula's role in the country's major wars, and Native American life. A fur trading post, an authentic Objibwe wigwam and a reconstructed log cabin are also on display. The museum offers many outreach programs as well, including school visits and lectures about artifacts in the collection and historical topics.
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