Plan Your Family Visit

Plan Your Family Visit

There’s always something new to learn and do at the Lakeshore Museum Center! From hands-on interactive exhibits, regular themed open-house style activities, and special events, we are the place to be in Muskegon for continuous fun!

Check out our event calendar to stay up-to-date on all of the events happening at the Lakeshore Museum Center.

Admission Prices

Muskegon Co. Residents: FREE
Museum Members: FREE
Non-Muskegon Co. Residents: $5
Youth (2 and Under) FREE

Interactive Worksheets

Teachers, community groups and parents can use the PDF resources below for even more interactive fun during your museum visit.

Animal Detective

Artifact Detective

New Museum Challenge and Key
Coming to the Lakes Challenge & Key

Habitats Gallery Advanced I Spy

Habitats Gallery Mammals I Spy
I-Try Scavenger Hunt

Nearly Impossible Scavenger Hunt & Key

Sensory Resources

Sensory bags are available to use for free for anyone with a sensory processing disorder. These bags can be found next to the admission desk on the main floor and include earmuffs, a visor, and sensory toys.

Download our Social Story to read with your child before your visit!

Family Programs

We offer many FREE programs for Muskegon County families including themed crafts/activities on Saturdays, Little Learners: STEAM Play & Learns, and monthly Friday Family Fun Nights.

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