The Assistant Light Keepers Cottage
is available for weekly rentals.

Neil Woodward

A proud Keweenaw
National Historical
Park Heritage Site

Announcements: All of the Keweenaw County Historical Museums are now closed for the season. We look forward to seeing you when most of our museums reopen on June 11, 2017. We will update the the museum calender with opening dates for specific museums once we have finalized all of our summer events and dates.
3-27-2017- We still have a few openings for summer and fall 2017 at the Rental Cottage which is The Assistant Light Keepers Cottage. It's located near the Eagle Harbor Lighthouse on the shore of Lake Superior. See the Rental Cottage tab above for details and contact information.
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Welcome to the Assistant Lighthouse Keeper’s Home.

Managers Name and Phone Number:  Pat Ryan at 906-289-4521
If no answer: Contact Ginny Schubert 906-289-4607
For reservation information contact Dar Huovinen at 906-337-0767.

Check in time is 3:00 PM.        Check out time is 12:00 Noon

Please, LOCAL CALLS ONLY (289 & 337), using the cottage phone. The phone also rings in the Lighthouse Museum. During the hours from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, volunteers may answer the phone in the Museum while   they are on duty.

As members of the Keweenaw County Historical Society, Museums are free  for you to visit.

 Please dispose of your trash at the Eagle Harbor Transfer Station located ½  mile up the Eagle Harbor Road just outside of town on the right. Tell the person on duty that you are from the Lighthouse Cottage. If the gate is closed, trash can be walked in and thrown into the dumpster. Attended hours of operation are as follows:
Saturday         9:00AM to 12:00 Noon
Sunday               3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday  10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon

If you have an unpaid balance for your rent, please use the envelope provided, enclose your check, and give the envelope to the volunteer on duty at the Lighthouse Museum.

When you leave, please return the key to the hook over the stove and leave the door unlocked.

I hope you have a pleasant stay.

Emergency calls:  911
Keweenaw County Sheriff:  337-0528
Lighthouse Cottage:  289-4990


Click here to see a PDF of the Notice to Renters that you may wish to print.