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Marquette Travel Guide, Michigan

Marquette, MI US – Overview: City with Well-Defined Seasons!

A uniquely built city, Marquette, MI is pleasantly surprising. The widely known Lake Superior forms the port of Marquette. The beauty of this place has left many filmmakers spell bound. They in turn have used Marquette in a number of Hollywood settings, which have turned out to be quite popular. Beautiful would rather be an understatement as an explanation for the city’s landscape and the prevailing atmosphere.

Location and climate

Marquette is a part of the Michigan State. It lies on the upper peninsula of the state. Following freezing winters and warm summers, Marquette has carried forward the tradition of ‘well defined seasons’. Spring is the best visiting time for travelers, as it is not only comfortable, but gives them more energy to enjoy every destination in the city.

Vivid Experience

Apart from the wonderful atmosphere, the experiences in Marquette can be challenging. Lake Superior in itself is a major attraction for people wanting to get close to nature. The lake is famous for having the largest surface of freshwater.

Art & Culture

If you want to know about the popular artwork of the city, you can pay a visit to The ‘Marquette Maritime’ museum and the ‘Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum’. They narrate a saga of ancient life in Marquette. The children’s museum is pretty exciting not only for the children, but also for adults.


You can choose to stay in places either close to the city attractions or near the lake. The chalets and cabins are the best to live in. Andersons Log Cabin, Marquette offers a great service along with fishing activities near the lake. Sand River Cottage is another exciting place to live.

Cuisines in Marquette

The Coffee Cup serves as a great place for a light breakfast or lunch in Marquette. Babycakes is another bakery shop.Vierling is a unique restaurant with an antique look to it. The stained glass and the bar are well appreciated by tourists. The whitefish is the main dish of the restaurant. Apart from this, you can enjoy wonderful cuisine and drinks at ‘Upfront and Company’. Jilberts Dairy serves the best ice cream.

Marquette is a heavenly destination for everyone. It serves the need of tranquility and scenic charm.

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