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Pictured Rocks Interpretive Center

Opens in 7 min: 09:00 - 18:00
Open today: 09:00 - 18:00
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Very informational. Tells about the rocks. Recommend visiting. Does have a gift shop. We got a free... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2018
Grand Blanc, Michigan

We wandered in as we walked around town and was not disappointed. The historical information was... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
LaGrange, Georgia
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A self guided tour in an historic 100+ year old building and featuring a narrated 13 minute video of the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, local fishing industry and Pictured Rocks Cruise Line. A self guided tour is included highlighting the...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
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100 W Munising Ave, Munising, MI 49862-1116
+1 906-387-1900
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All reviews gift shop local history great displays nice items great place to learn short film nice museum forest service well worth the stop pictured rocks for sale boat tour rainy day munising area exhibits video gifts
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

Very informational. Tells about the rocks. Recommend visiting. Does have a gift shop. We got a free poster with out purchase.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ShannaMoo
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We wandered in as we walked around town and was not disappointed. The historical information was excellent and the gift shop was great.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank aregier
Reviewed 11 October 2018

I love learning about local history. Excellent film reviewing the history of the Pictured Rocks National Park. Unfortunately, the day was raining, winds were high and the cruise was cancelled. Now we'll need to come back, which I won't mind at all. Munising is a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 773lindim
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Stopped in the Interpretive Center prior to our Pictured Rock boat tour. There was a scale construct of the area identifying the landmarks we were about to see. We were greeted by a woman who provided some more details and gave us a good grounding...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gnperfect
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We weren't sure what to expect, but enjoyed our visit here. They have a lot of good and interesting information presented so a person can take their time looking around. Their gift shop was a fun place to shop with much more than just trinkets...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gary S
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Certainly worth stopping - Forest Service has some very nice interpretive exhibits about the area. Hopefully they will continue to expand what they have started - easy access.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Loggenrock
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We were about 45 minutes early for our boat tour, so we took in the Interpretive Center which is in easy walking distance from the docks. What a great find! We enjoyed the displays, learning a bit more of the history of the area. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great displays and info detailing the development of the city of Munising. Great displays. there is also a short movie in the mini theater. This building also includes a gift shop. Admission is free.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank laanjo65
Reviewed 18 August 2018

They have a very nice variety of novelty items, ranging from jacket, t-shirts, maps, photos, toys for the kids, etc. They have a section that has a screen to showcase the area. Items for sale are of a good quality. I will probably go back...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank gordita2018
Reviewed 13 August 2018

New and well done exhibits provide good information about Pictured Rocks. Admission is free. Nice gift and souvenir shop is less crowded than the ferry terminal's.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MadCityTraveler_46
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