Plan Your Visit

Museums make you smile.

Plan Your Visit

Admission to the main Lakeshore Museum Center location is FREE for Muskegon County residents thanks to the community’s support of our millage.

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 for families and adults, we are the place to be in Muskegon for continuous fun!

The STEM Center is now open with limited capacity.

Lakeshore Museum Center
430 W. Clay Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49440

PH 231.722.0278

Free Parking is available in the lot on Clay Ave. across from the main entrance to the museum.

A ramp entrance can be found on the 4th St. side of the museum for wheelchair and stroller access.

Main Museum
Admission Prices

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

Combo Tickets will not be available this year.

Admission to all museum sites is free for active
military personnel and their immediate family.

Admission to the Lakeshore Museum Center is
FREE for Museums for All guests.

Museum Hours

Open Year-round
Monday – Friday: 10am – 4pm
Saturday: 12pm – 4pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Visit our calendar for special appointment only
hours for vulnerable persons.

Museum Store
Monday – Friday: 10am – 4pm
Saturday: 12pm – 4pm
Sunday: CLOSED



Meet Moxie! The newest addition to the LMC team located at the entrance to the museum. Stop to say hi on your way into the museum, then be sure to pick up a brochure to embark on a scavenger hunt to find the 20 ‘mini’ mastodons located around Downtown Muskegon.


Be the first to hear about new programs and events!


Your ticket to exploring all that LMC has to offer!