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MUSEUMS MAKE YOU ...

Wonder, imagine, adventurous, brave and more! When you visit our museums, you take a 400 million year journey that explores Muskegon County’s rich history with exciting exhibits, hands-on activities and a variety of programs across multiple historic sites. Come let our museums make you smile!

MEMBERSHIP PERKS

This month's Membership Exchange is with the Grand Rapids Art Museum! Lakeshore Museum Center members may present their member card for free admission to the GRAM throughout July. Learn more about all the perks of becoming an LMC member!

OUR SITES

LAKESHORE
MUSEUM CENTER

Free for Muskegon County Residents!

HACKLEY & HUME
HISTORIC SITE

SCOLNIK HOUSE OF
THE DEPRESSION ERA

FIRE BARN
MUSEUM

MUSKEGON
HERITAGE MUSEUM

Our Museums merged June 2020!

OUR
COLLECTION

TURTLE TRAVELS

Think turtles have an easy life? Here’s your chance to try being one for a while. In this unique hands-on, interactive exhibit, you’ll  have an opportunity to experience life as they know it.

Exhibit open May 21, 2021 – September 4, 2021.

UPCOMING EVENTS

MASTODONS ARE ON THE LOOSE IN MUSKEGON!

Mini Mastodons are on the loose and hiding around Downtown Muskegon. Stop into the Lakeshore Museum Center to pick up our Scavenger Hunt Brochure and follow the clues to find all 20!

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  • One Good Thing: Museum becomes more affordable for more people July 22, 2021
    We are excited about our partnership with the Museums for All program! It’s one more way we really can welcome all audiences to the Lakeshore Museum Center. Read more: https://www.wzzm13.com/article/life/one-good-thing/one-good-thing-museum-becomes-more-affordable-for-more-people/69-983de3df-effb-4957-bb7d-59dfdfd0e236 Anyone with a SNAP EBT card can now get in for free. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
  • The Pomona Pavilion by Muskegon History and Beyond with the Lakeshore Museum Center • A podcast on Anchor July 22, 2021
    Today on Muskegon History and Beyond we examine the history of the famous dance pavilion in Fruitport, the Pomona Pavilion. https://anchor.fm/patrick-horn/episodes/The-Pomona-Pavilion-e14rfu5 The Pomona or Fruitport Pavilion was once one of the most popular attractions in Muskegon County. This dance hall saw many famous musicians play on the shores of Spring Lake including Louis Armstrong and […]
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