South Range was platted in 1902 by the Wheal Kate Mining Company. It carries a rich mining history which can still be seen throughout the town to this day! For more information about the Village of South Range, please see the information below from the Copper Range Historical Society & Museum.
Copper Range Historical Society & Museum
The Copper Range Historical Museum is a hidden gem on the mainstreet of South Range. Step inside and you'll be transported back in time. Peruse historic documents and see how the residents of the Keweenaw Peninsula lived throughout years past. The museum graciously charges no entry fee but is always happy to accept donations! A nonprofit all volunteer organization that assists the Copper Range Historical Museum in the preservation of articles pertaining to the history of the area.
Click here for museum website.