Experience the rich maritime heritage of the Great Lakes by visiting this must-see attraction, a distinguished institution of maritime research, preservation and education. The Museum collects objects related to the maritime history of the Great Lakes with an emphasis on items pertaining to the state of Michigan.
Five separate buildings offer a variety of engaging opportunities for the Museum visitor including permanent and changing exhibits on Michigan maritime history, a center for the teaching of boat-building and related maritime skills, and a regionally renowned research library. Waterfront festivals and events are complemented by the hustle and bustle of a modern harbor and vast sandy beaches in one of west Michigan’s most picturesque shoreline communities.
The Michigan Maritime Museum is located at 260 Dyckman Avenue and is open year round.
Maritime Members receive free admission to the Museum. For non-members tickets: Adults $5.00, Children $3.50, Seniors $4.00.
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