Lakeshore Museum Center, Muskegon

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Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
The Mission of the Lakeshore Museum Center is to preserve and interpret through exhibits, education, and programs, the natural and cultural history of Muskegon County. The museum explores 400,000 million years of Michigan in the making and features a life-sized mastodon and mastodon bones found in nearby Rothbury. Visitors of all ages will enjoy hands-on fun in several galleries.

Admission is free for Muskegon County residents and $3 for non-residents.
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  • Although the children's museum wasn't for us we enjoyed touring the Fire Barn and Scolnik House. The docents were great and answered all our questions.  more »
  • This museum is small and kids will likely race through several of the exhibits to the more hands-on areas. However, the hands-on areas have some very fun and interesting items to work through...  more »
  • Through my company Tours Around Michigan, I brought a family here from Minnesota who is considering moving to West Michigan. I was hired by an employer as a recruiting helper to show the family the area in ways tailored to their personal needs and interests to encourage them to move here. It went great and the museum's STEM room especially was a massive hit. The kids (21-months and 7-yrs) and the parents LOVED it!
  • A great museum been there a few times and plan to go again has a nice little gift shop

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