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Travel under Michigan’s majestic Mackinac Bridge and learn about the many shipwrecks that happened below on this guided, 1-hour history cruise. Discover more than 100 years of history in the Straits of Mackinac and see Fort Michilimackinac and the Old Mackinac Point Light from the water.


  • Enjoy a sightseeing cruise along Michigan’s Straits of Mackinac
  • Travel under the Mackinac Bridge
  • Learn about the history of the bridge
  • See local points of interest from the water
  • Educational and entertaining for the entire family

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Mackinac Bridge History Cruise

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Climb aboard Ugly Anne, an authentic North Atlantic wooden lobster boat from the Gulf of Maine, at MRA Dock, and prepare for a 1-hour cruise along the Straits of Mackinac.

Travel under the magnificent Mackinac Bridge, an awe-inspiring suspension bridge that connects Michigan’s Upper and Lower peninsula. Enjoy a narrated history of the many shipwrecks that happened beneath the bridge and learn about living in the north country and the maritime history of the area, including local Native American lore.

Find out how the bridge was built and hear about the car ferries that traveled this route for over 100 years. From the water, see Fort Michilimackinac, the former 18th-century French-turned-British fort and trading post, and the Old Mackinac Point, located at the junction of Lake Michigan and Lake Huron.

Customer Reviews

Val K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2016

Beautiful day! Everyone we dealt with made the experience very enjoyable. They treated us like we and #39;re family.

Kelly H United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This was an awesome trip, found out more history then I ever knew and I have been coming up here going on 40 years now. Finally got a real view of the bridge.

Jennifer H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Fantastic tour!! Company is fantastic!! 5 plus stars loved it!!

Dorothy R

4 star rating: Recommended July 2016

Great people, great tour. Loved the personal touch with additional stories that were piggy backed by the guy on the boat besides the pre-recorded information.

michael m

4 star rating: Recommended October 2015

staff was very friendly and trip was enjoyable!

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