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Arab American National Museum
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Located in Dearborn, Michigan, the Arab American National Museum is the first museum in the world devoted to Arab American history and culture. Exhibits, events, outreach programs, and a library are ... More
Big History Lesson
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Talking with historians, dressing up in period clothes, and reenacting the lives of historical figures are all parts of the week-long learning experience called The BIG History Lesson. Students and te... More
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Museum
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In an effort to "put Americans back to work" during the Great Depression, the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) enrolled more than 100,000 young Michigan men to perform a variety of conservation and r... More
Clarke Historical Library
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Part of Central Michigan University, the Clarke emphasizes the history of Michigan, the Northwest Territory, children's literature, and the history of Central Michigan University. The Library also has... More
Dearborn Historical Museum
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The Dearborn Historical Museum features three historic buildings that include the 1831 Richard Gardner House and two buildings from the former Detroit Arsenal in Dearbornville, the 1833 Commandantís Q... More
Detroit Historical Society and Museums
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Founded in 1921, the Detroit Historical Society manages the Detroit Historical Museum, the Dossin Great Lakes Museum, and the more than 200,000 artifacts held in the collections. More
Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson Michigan
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Tucked away in a southern corner of the city of Jackson is the Ella Sharp Museum, a charming art and Jackson history museum inside beautiful Ella Sharp Park. More
Exhibit Museum of Natural History
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The museum has permanent exhibits on dinosaurs and other prehistoric life, Michigan wildlife, Native American culture, anthropology, geology, and a Planetarium. More
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum
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The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum are in two different locations but these are a single institution sharing one director. The Ford Library in ann Arbor, Michigan, collects, preserves,... More
Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
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The Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum is the only one of its kind dedicated to the perils of maritime transport on the Great Lakes. It is fittingly located at Whitefish Point, Michigan, site of the oldest ... More
Hartwick Pines Logging Museum, Gaylord Michigan
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Hartwick Pines Logging Museum is situated among the towering trees of one of Michigan's largest remaining stands of virgin white pine. Here, visitors return to the state's 19th-century logging era, wh... More
Heritage, Battle Creek Historical Society
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Battle Creek's history is distinguished as the breakfast cereal capital of the world, was called the cradle of the Seventh-Day Adventist religion, home of ex-slave abolitionist Sojourner Truth and a m... More
Jesse Besser Museum
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The Besser Museum is an educational institution dedicated to serving the public of all ages and abilities in art, history, and science. Through research, it collects, preserves, and interprets artifa... More
Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia [Ferris State University]
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Located on the campus of Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan, the Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia promotes the open examination of historical and contemporary visual expressions of r... More
Lake Erie Lighthouses
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Interactive Lake Erie Lighthouse map, linked to corresponding lighthouse pictures and history. Just point and click on listing or interactive map which showing locations of lighthouses on Lake Erie. ... More
Lake Huron Lighthouses
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This is an Interactive Lake Huron Lighthouse map, linked to corresponding lighthouse pictures and history. Just point and click on listing or interactive map which shows location of lighthouses on La... More
Lake Michigan Lighthouses
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This is an Interactive Lake Michigan Lighthouse map, linked to corresponding lighthouse pictures and history. Just point and click on listing or interactive map which shows location of lighthouses on... More
Lake Ontario Lighthouses
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This is an Interactive Lake Ontario Lighthouse map, linked to corresponding lighthouse pictures and history. Just point and click on listing or interactive map which shows location of lighthouses on L... More
Lake Superior Lighthouses
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This is an Interactive Lake Superior Lighthouse map, linked to corresponding lighthouse pictures and history. Just point and click on listing or interactive map which showing locations of lighthouses... More
Lowell Area Historical Museum
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Our aim is to provide a museum setting as well as learning opportunities where individuals can draw connections to their past, their community and their world. The historic Graham Building offers a u... More
Mackinaw City
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European fur traders and settlers established a stockade village on the Straits of Mackinac, a key strategic point in the Upper Great Lakes. This settlement was called Michilimackinac, now preserved ... More
Michigan Historical Center
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The Center houses the Michigan Historical Museum, State Archives, State Historic Preservation Office, and Library of Michigan. More
Michigan Historical Museum
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The flagship of the Michigan Historical Museum System, the Michigan Historical Museum offers you Michigan's rich past, from the time of the state's earliest peoples to the late 20th century. More
Michigan Historical Museum System
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Locate museums and historic sites within the system which feature aspects of Michigan's fascinating history. More
Michigan History Foundation
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The Michigan Historical Center Foundation's mission is to raise private funds to support the Michigan Historical Center and foster private and public appreciation and support of the Michigan Historica... More
Michigan Museums
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Learn more about Michigan with a visit to one of the many museums that pay homage to log cabins and logging, sports, Indian and maritime heritage, toys, automobiles, art, magic and the people who laid... More
Michigan Quilts
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The Great Lakes Quilt Center at the Michigan State University Museum houses the Michigan Quilt Project Inventory files and the collections of materials (tape-recorded interviews, photos, field notes, ... More
Michigan State University Museum
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Designated an anchor organization by the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs, the museum is Michigan's leading public natural and cultural history museum. It serves as a major state repo... More
Michigan Women's Historical Center and Hall of Fame
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The Michigan Women's Historical Center and Hall of Fame displays cultural and historical exhibits on the accomplishments and achievements of Michigan women. More
Musuem of African American History
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The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit is the largest institution in the United States dedicated to the African American experience. More
PreservationDirectory.com
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PreservationDirectory.com is an online portal to resources for historic preservation, building restoration, and cultural resource management in the United States and Canada. The goal is to foster the... More
The Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village
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The Henry Ford is the history destination that brings the American Experience to life. With a rich and diverse offering of exhibits, demonstrations, programs and reenactments, The Henry Ford celebrate... More
University of Michigan Museum of Anthropology
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The Museum of Anthropology at the University of Michigan is an international leader in anthropological archaeology research and student training. Its world class research collections include materials... More



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