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Museums in Michigan
AirZoo & Aviation History Museum
3101 E Milham Rd. - Kalamazoo
(517) 485-8116
http://www.AirZoo.org
Arab Folk Museum
2651 Saulino Court - Dearborn
(313) 842-7010
Automotive Hall of Fame
21400 Oakwood Blvd - Dearborn
(313) 240-4000
Bay County Historical Society
321 Washington Ave. - Bay City
(517) 893-5733
Charles Wright Museum of African American History
315 E. Warren Ave. - Detroit
(313) 833-9800
The Museum of African American History in Detroit, Michigan is dedicated to the preservation and presentation of African and African American history and culture. We will begin our fourth decade in the world's largest Black historical and cultural museum. The new museum encompasses 120,000 square feet, and will include expanded exhibition galleries, an orientation theater, classrooms, multi-purpose rooms, a research library and museum store. It opened to the public on April 12, 1997. 
http://www.maah-detroit.org
Walter P. Chrysler Museum
One Chrysler Drive - Auburn Hills
(888) 456-1924 or (248) 944-0432
Automotive history museum highlighting Walter P. Chrysler and Chrysler Corporation  through displays and computer timelines.  The museum also highlights the American automotive industry and American history. 
Closed Mondays.  Tues. - Sat. 10:00 am. - 6:00 pm. Sunday 12:00 pm. - 6:00 pm.
Adults $6.  Children 6 -12, $3.   Seniors 62+, $3.  Free for children 5 & under.
Free to DiamlerChrysler employees.  Group rates available.   
http://www.chryslerheritage.com
Clawson Historical Museum
41 Fisher Court - Clawson
(248) 588-9169
Step into the 1920s...this house built by Oswald and Deborah Fisher details life about the time that Clawson was incorporated as a village. Numerous photos of Clawson's early history are also on exhibit.
Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum
39221 Woodward Ave. - Bloomfield Hills
(248) 645-3300
http://www.cranbrookart.edu/museum/
Cranbrook House Museum and Gardens
380 Lone Pine Rd. - Bloomfield Hills
(248) 645-3149
http://www.cranbrook.edu/housegardens/
Cranbrook Institute of Science Museum
39221 N. Woodward Ave. - Bloomfield Hills 
(877) 462-7262
http://science.cranbrook.edu/
Dearborn Historical Museum
915 Brady Rd. S. - Detroit
(313) 565-3000 
 http://www.dearborn-mi.com/museum.htm
Dennos Museum Center ( on NMC Campus )
1701 Front St. - Traverse City
(231) 995-1055
http://www.dennosmuseum.org/
Detroit Historical Museum
5401 Woodward Ave. - Detroit
(313) 833-1805                                                               
http://www.detroithistorical.org
Detroit Institute of Arts                                                                                      
5200 Woodward Ave. - Detroit
(313) 833-7900                          
The fifth-largest fine arts museum in the United States with holdings of over 60,000 works.
http://www.dia.org/    
Detroit Science Center                                                                                      
5020 John R. St. - Detroit
(313) 577-8400          
Exhibits in cyberspace and in Detroit, MI. Imax Dome Theater and Discovery Theater.
http://www.sciencedetroit.org/  
Dossin Great Lakes Museum
1000 Strand Drive, Belle Isle - Detroit
(313) 852-4051
http://www.detroithistorical.org/exhibits/index.asp?MID=2   
Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
1100 Lake Shore Rd. - Grosse Pointe Shores
(313) 884-3400
Experience the gracious lifestyle of one of America's most distinguished families at Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, an extraordinary 87-acre estate on the shores of Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan. Designed in 1926 by renowned architect Albert Kahn, the house stands amid breathtaking grounds designed by landscape architect Jens Jensen. http://www.fordhouse.org    
Ella Sharp Museum                                                                                           
3225 Fourth St. - Jackson
(517) 787-2320
 http://www.ellasharp.org    
Ferndale Historical Museum
1651 Livernois St. - Ferndale
(248) 545-7606
www.ferndale-mi.com/Community/HistoricalMuseum.htm
Fisher Mansion
383 Lenox St. - Detroit
(313) 331-6740                              
http://www.artcom.com/museums/nv/af/48215-30/htm    
Flint Institute of Arts
1120 E Kearsley St. - Flint
(810) 237-1695                                                                          
http://www.flintarts.org 
Grand Ledge Museum
118 West Lincoln
P.O. Box 203
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
http://gdledgehistsoc.org/collections-museum.html
Grand Rapids Art Museum
155 N. Division Ave. - Grand Rapids
(616) 831-1000                                                                    
http://www.gramonline.org   
Grand Rapids Children's Museum
22 Sheldon Ave. - Grand Rapids
(616) 235-4726                                                                             
http://www.grcm.org   
Graystone Jazz Museum
1249 Washington Blvd. - Detroit
(313) 963-3813
http://www.members.aol.com/gjazzmuseu 
Gilmore Car Museum
6865 Hickory Road, Hickory Corners, MI 49060
Phone: 269-671-5089
http://www.gilmorecarmuseum.org
Henry Ford Estate - Fairlane
4901 Evergreen Rd. - Dearborn
(313) 593-5590
http://www.umd.umich.edu/fairlane 
Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village
20900 Oakwood Blvd. - Dearborn
(313) 271-1620   
Huge indoor/outdoor museum complex, founded by Henry Ford in 1929 in Dearborn, Michigan. Celebrates the history of American ingenuity and technological innovation.
http://www.hfmgv.org/ 
The Holland Museum
31 West 10th St. - Holland
(616) 394-1362  
 http://www.hollandmuseum.org
Holocaust Memorial Center (West Bloomfield)
6602 W. Maple Road - West Bloomfield
(248) 661-0840
Dedicated to the memory of the 6 million Jews who were victims of Nazism, this museum uses photographs, videos and audio-visual displays to document the history and destruction of the European Jewish community. Tours, special programs and an extensive library are available.                                               
http://holocaustcenter.org/
Jesse Besser Museum
491 Johnson St. - Alpena
(517) 356-2202
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
 314 South Park St. - Kalamazoo
(616) 349-7775                                                                            
http://www.kiarts.org/
Lincoln Park Historical Museum
1335 Southfield Rd. - Lincoln Park
(248) 386-3137
 http://www.downriverarts.org/gallery/index.htm
Mann House (Concord)  
 205 Hanover St. - Concord
(517) 524-8943
http://www.sos.state.mi.us/history/museum/musemann/index.html
Michigan Historical Center (Lansing)                                                                  
717 W. Allegan St. - Lansing
(517) 373-3559
Explore the museum system, state archives, state historic preservation office. Resources for kids and teachers.
http://www.sos.state.mi.us/history/history.html
Michigan State University Museum
West Circle Drive ( MSU Campus ) - East Lansing
(517) 355-7474                                                                     
http://museum.cl.msu.edu
Midland Center for the Arts
1801 W. St. Andrews Road - Midland
(517) 631-5930                                                                             
http://www.mcfta.org
Mill Race Historical Village
100 Griswold St., Northville
(248) 348-1845                                              
http://www.steve-hatfield.com/northvle.htm
Milford Historical Museum
124 E. Commerce Street - Milford
(248) 685-7308
Formerly both a house and government offices, this Greek Revival building now is a museum whose rooms are furnished in the late Victorian style on one floor with the other floor dedicated to special exhibits.
Motor Sports Museum & Hall of Fame
43700 Expo Center Dr. -  Novi
(248) 349-7223
The Museum, located in Novi, Michigan, has well over 100 items on exhibit, most of them highly significant race vehicles, such as land and water speed record holders, both antique and current.
http://www.mshf.com
Motown Historical Museum
2648 W. Grand Blvd. - Detroit
(313) 875-2264                                                
http://www.motownmuseum.com/
Museums at The University of Michigan (Ann Arbor)
Links to museums of anthropology, natural history, zoology, archeology and the herbarium at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
http://www.umma.lsa.umich.edu/Sites/UM_Museums.html    
Muskegon Museum of Art
296 W. Webster Ave. - Muskegon
(231) 720-2570
http://www.muskegon.k12.mi.us/mma
Northeast Oakland Historical Museum
1 North Washington Street - Oxford
(248) 628-8413
Tours and special programs are offered in this 1922 bank building featuring various 1880s household memorabilia. Exhibit includes WPA murals of Oxford.
Pewabic Pottery
10125 E.  Jefferson Ave. - Detroit
(313) 822-0954                                                                               
http://pewabic.com
REOlds Transportation Museum
517-372-0422
http://www.442.com
Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farms
1005 Van Hoosen Rd. - Rochester Hills, MI 48306
www.rochesterhills.org
(248) 608-8261 phone
(248) 608-8198 fax
Sloan Museum (Flint)                                                                                        
1221 E Kearsley St. - Flint
(
810) 760-1169
Spirit of Ford
1151 Village Rd. - Dearborn
(313) 317-7474                                                                     
http://www.spiritofford.com
Tri-Cities Historical Museum
PO Box 234, 1 N. Harbor Dr. - Grand Haven
(616) 842-0700
http://www.tri-citiesmuseum.org/
 
Troy Museum and Historic Village
60 W. Wattles Road - Troy
(248) 524-3570
Modeled after a Dutch colonial tavern in Troy, New York, this former township and city hall building now houses seasonal events. The surrounding buildings include a log cabin, school, general store and several others.
Tuskegee Airmen National Museum
6325 W. Jefferson Ave. - Detroit
(313) 843-8849                       
University of Michigan Museum of Art                                                                
525 South State St. - Ann Arbor                                                                           
(734) 763-8662
http://www.umich.edu/~umma    
Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts                                                                  
41 Sheldon Boulevard - Grand Rapids
(616) 454-7000
http://www.uica.org    
Van Andel Museum Center/ Public Museum of Grand Rapids
272 Pearl St. - Grand Rapids                                                                               
(616) 456-3977
http://www.grmuseum.org    
Walker Tavern Historic Complex (Brooklyn)                                                   
13220 M-50 - Brooklyn  
(517) 467-4401
http://www.sos.state.mi.us/history/museum/musewalk/index.html


 

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