Each season, a limited number of Free Narrated History Tours are offered to the public.
Number of available tours varies with sponsors secured each season.
(Similar Scheduled will be offered in 2017)
Daily Trip departs 10 a.m., returns 12 p.m. • M-W-F North route, T-Th South route
Click on event title below for details and registration opening dates
Advance reservations highly recommended, seats are limited
All tours will depart from our new dock on the Middlegrounds Island
How to Reserve Tickets
Limit 6 Per Household - No Groups Please*
Groups - Contact our office for Private Charter Rates: 989-893-0251 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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(online ordering available 2 weeks in advance)
1-800-838-3006 ask for events by producer 12451
(phone ordering available 2 weeks in advance)
at Bay City Antiques Center,
1020 N. Water, Bay City
(available 1 week in advance)
At the dock:
Wait for Stand-by Seating just prior to tour
Information About the Tours
Days: Monday through Friday, one tour daily
Time: Board at 9:45 a.m., Tour 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Daily Route and Vessel:
Monday Downriver (toward Saginaw Bay) on Islander
Tuesday Upriver (toward Zilwaukee) on Islander
Wednesday Downriver (toward Saginaw Bay) on Princess Wenonah
Thursday Upriver (toward Zilwaukee) on Islander
Friday Downriver (toward Saginaw Bay) on Islander
Limit: 6 tickets per household*
Reserve or Walk-On: Advance tickets recommended
Accessibility: Vessels are not barrier-free Limited access available. Please call if you have questions 989-893-0251.
*Registered non-profit, human-service agencies may be eligible for additional tickets for one tour per season. No social group requests will be honored. Verification of non-profit status and application required. Limited access for handicap/disabled. Not available on all dates. Call (989) 893-0251 and speak with Michelle Judd for more information.
Free History Tour Schedule