LANSING – It’s like the best birthday party you’ve ever been to. Join us January 25 at the Michigan History Museum in Lansing for our annual celebration of Michigan’s past and present. You can enjoy cake, games, hands-on activities, music and more. Plus, free admission and free parking all day!
Tired of the same old summer vacation plans? If you enjoy history, a unique place to stay and working with the public, check out our Hartwick Pines Memorial Building Host and Tawas Point Lighthouse Keeper programs. You must be at least 18 years old and there is an application process. Hurry – available slots fill up fast! Learn more about becoming a host or lighthouse keeper.
A new tool for exploring maritime history
Whether you like to get in the water, on the water or stay on dry land, you can learn about and see Michigan shipwrecks thanks to a new map and website. You’ll discover the mystery and tragedy found in underwaterarchaeology and get additional info on lighthouses and boat launches, too. Learn more about Michigan shipwrecks.