Marquette, Michigan, USA


Marquette Area Sister City Partnership

The Marquette Area Sister Cities Partnership is a non-profit organization devoted to supporting and maintaining international relationships between the City of Marquette and its sister cities of Higashiōmi, Japan and Kajaani, Finland.

Partnered Cities

Marquette, MI maintains relations with Higashiōmi, Japan and Kajaani, Finland
Downtown Marquette Michigan

Marquette, MI

Is a city in Marquette County in the U.S. state of Michigan

Higashiomi City Hall

Higashiōmi, Japan

Is a city located in Shiga Prefecture, Japan

Kajaani Raatihuone

Kajaani, Finland

The most populous town and the capital of the Kainuu Region of Finland

Sharing with our Sisters

Through delegation visits, local outreach events, art and artifact displays, and more, the MASCP strives to educate the Marquette community about the importance of international cultural exchange, as well as provide opportunities for those of all ages to learn about positive community engagement and the sharing of traditions.

Marquette Delegates in Higashiomi

Fun Times Here and Abroad

Building relationships face to face with our sister cities

What people are saying

Words cannot describe the experience we all had!
2017 Marquette Delegates
I found being a delegate to be a life changing cultural experience.
Carole Pence
What a wonderful experience for everyone.
Christine Saari

News and Updates

What’s new with the MASCP

Pardon our progress

You’ve found our new website, however, we’re still working to polish it up for you.
We thank you for your understanding as we get everything ready.