The Lakeshore Museum Center houses our natural and cultural history exhibits.  It is comprised of multiple sites and buildings including the Hackley & Hume Historic Site, the Fire Barn Museum, the Scolnik House of the Depression Era, the Archives, and our Museum Store.

Our Mission

Inspire curiosity and wonder about Muskegon County’s natural and cultural history through our interactive exhibits and experiential programs.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to become an integral part of the educational and cultural lives of Muskegon County and West Michigan, and a major historical destination in the State of Michigan.

Our Staff

We have a team of dedicated staff members excited to help you connect with history and science. You can contact the museum staff by emailing them using their first name@lakeshoremuseum.org.


Planning a visit?

Check out these resources:

Muskegon Convention & Visitors’ Bureau

West Michigan Tourist Association

Travel Michigan

Muskegon’s Amazing Museums!

Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce