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arts & culture

From Sault Ste. Marie to Ironwood, the Upper Peninsula is jam-packed with events, art classes, and cultural experiences.  Local art is present in our communities, shops and landscapes. The people who live and visit here have access to:

73 Museum

73 MUSEUMS

32 Galleries

32 GALLERIES

15 Performing Arts Center

15 PERFORMING ARTS CENTERS

12 Movie Theaters

12 MOVIE THEATERS

7 Community Arts Center

7 COMMUNITY ARTS CENTERS

100's of Events , Fairs, And Festivals

100s OF EVENTS, FAIRS & FESTIVALS

always something to do

People who live here enjoy a year-round abundance of creativity, imagination and fun. Of the 311,000 residents, over 90% of U.P. adults graduated from high school and 43% are college educated (American Community Survey) 5 Art Centers and dozens of art galleries. (upartandculture.com). Over 50 museums. 5 Symphony Orchestra’s in the Lake Superior region.