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“A nice walk outside but not much there.”

Father Marquette National Memorial and Museum
Ranked #14 of 30 things to do in Saint Ignace
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Owner description: The memorial chronicles the story of the 17th-century missionary-explorer, and his contributions to both the French and Native American cultures deep in the North American wilderness.
Reviewed September 5, 2012 via mobile

The small loop is worth walking to get a glimpse of the bridge. Some of the plaques were informational on the walk path

Thank Misty A
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Reviewed August 28, 2012

A nice walking path to the grave site and a very nice museum. A lot of history here that I wasn't aware of.

Thank WilliamJ238
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Reviewed July 26, 2012

It is always interesting to my husband I to read up on Michigan history. We enjoyed all the information pertaining to this. I am sure we will forget, but that is what makes it fun, you can travel back again.

Thank tereclay
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Reviewed July 19, 2012

As with the park on the other side of the Interstate (Straits SP), there were few other people here--which was nice. There is an outdoor area that has a memorial to Pere Marquette along with a map of his travels built into the floor. A few trails and good views of the bridge. As other reviewers stated "not much here", but that's not necessarily a bad thing. Good for people that want a moderate hike/walk and not to be pestered with big crowds.

Thank Pentwater07
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Reviewed July 7, 2012

Not much to see here, since the museum isn't there anymore (burned down), but it's a nice walk through the forest, and with some views of the bridge.

Thank kingofbears
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