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Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum

15500 N Lighthouse Point Rd, Leelanau State Park, Northport, MI 49670-8604
+1 231-386-7195
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A good day-spot to visit

This is a great place to visit for part of a day if you are in the area. The museum is up-to-date... read more

Reviewed yesterday
John P
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Kampala, Uganda
Can't miss

A quaint little museum that's worth the visit. Lots of history and great views. Definitely worth... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kevin M
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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
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15500 N Lighthouse Point Rd, Leelanau State Park, Northport, MI 49670-8604
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+1 231-386-7195
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a great place to visit for part of a day if you are in the area. The museum is up-to-date and has a lot of interesting information for both adults and children. Ensure that you go down to the beach area since it...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 3 days ago

A quaint little museum that's worth the visit. Lots of history and great views. Definitely worth the stop. Kids and adults will enjoy.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a bit of a drive, all the way to the northernmost tip of the Leelanau Peninsula, but at least it's scenic, and the destination makes it worthwhile. The grounds are immaculately maintained, and the museum and gift shop are among the best you'll find...More

Thank flowerhead2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live here yet this is only the third visit in 30 years. The place is beautiful, inspiring, and educational. Weather was perfect lake was perfect summer Lake Michigan. Bring the kids, use the beach, camp or just spend an hour or two relaxing.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the stops as part of Lake Michigan Circle Tour. By the time we reached here around sunset, the lighthouse was closed. Went as close to the water as possible. It was kind of a swamp with lot of bugs so couldn't stay for...More

Thank RoadTrippinIndian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grand Taverse Lighthouse is inside the Leelanau State Park. There is a $11.00 state park pass fee to enter the park. The lighthouse hours are 10:00 to 5:00 pm daily. The lighthouse admission is $4.00 for adults, $2.00 for children and children 5 and under...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We were at the lighthouse in the early AM so was not opened yet. The grounds are well groomed. The lighthouse looks to be very well cared for. There were a number of parking spaces with a bit of a walk to get to the...More

Thank RockyShoal
Reviewed 20 April 2017

visited this as part of a road-trip to north Michigan whilst visiting family & friends living in the USA. the lighthouse offers fantastic views out across the bay & lake and also tells visitors about the people & places around the area following the lives...More

2  Thank Johnjs1009
Reviewed 14 March 2017

One of our last stops on our family summer trip was to go up into a working lighthouse. This little gem was the best. Had a nice place to walk down to the water, nice little building with memorabilia in it and most of all,...More

1  Thank jtr56
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We visited this lighthouse after checking on Internet about hours of operations and it was mentioned open. But when we reached there we were told it was closed for the season, which was very disappointing. So we spent sometime walking around and taking pictures of...More

Thank Anuj S
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