They're also guaranteed to make you smile! Open for regular tours May through October, the Hackley & Hume historic homes welcome guests for tours and special events throughout the season. From escape rooms, to behind the scenes all access tours to Victorian picnics on the lawn, visitors can step back in time and have a blast while their doing it!
Visit the Queen Anne style Victorian homes of Muskegon Lumber Barons Charles Hackley and Thomas Hume. The Hackley House, interpreted to 1890, shows what life was like for one of Muskegon’s most well-known citizens. The Hume House, interpreted to 1920, shows the life of a wealthy family after the lumbering era. Inside The City Barn, you’ll find more exhibit space as well as a gift shop.
In this week's Room by Room video, it's time for dinner! Join Joe for a look at the extraordinary woodcarvings, original family artifacts, and secret compartments of the Hackley Dining Room. (Feed generated with FetchRSS)
While many people are familiar with the gifts that Charles Hackley gave, most don’t know about the gift that Muskegon didn’t want. In 1891 Charles Hackley proposed to donate a fountain to Muskegon that would be on Webster Avenue between the Hackley School building and Hackley Park. The fountain project was valued at $8,000 but […]
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