CMU – Museum of Cultural and Natural History (Mt. Pleasant)

The museum supports research and teaching in cultural and natural history and serves as a laboratory for students enrolled in the museum studies program at CMU. Our exhibits are open to the public, and we offer tours and classroom activities for teachers and students. OFFERS: Summer Camps GrandparentsU Curious Curators Special programs Tour Tuesdays in […]

Mt. Pleasant Discovery Museum (Mt. Pleasant)

Mission: To enhance the community by inspiring creativity, learning, and curiosity. OFFERS: Programs – STEM Camps Birthday Parties Sensory Nights Special Events   VISIT THE WEBSITE

Japanese Cultural Center and Tea House (Saginaw)

Welcome to our strolling garden. Its gate opened in 1971 as designed by Mr. Yataro Suzue and Lori Barber. He stated then: “beauty is not trickery, not illusion . . . but arranging elements like trees, water and rocks in a way that there is no crowding, no competition for attention.” Our Mission: “to promote intercultural understanding and peace […]

St. Charles Area Museum (St. Charles)

We are commited to perserving and protecting our past, present and future. We offer many displays that focus on our rich history in St. Charles, Brant, Swan Creek and Fremont Township. We have a 1941 Chessie caboose on site available for walk throughs. VISIT THE WEBSITE

Sanford Historical Museum (Sanford)

The Sanford Centennial Museum houses an extensive local history collection. There are nine historic buildings, including two schools, a general store, log cabin, township hall, church, train depot and train, all authentically restored and furnished. Inside the buildings, collections include vintage tools, implements from the logging days, political memorabilia, a dentist’s office, a saloon, toys, […]

Trombley House (Bay City)

The Trombley/Centre House is the oldest frame house still standing in Bay County. The house was built in the classic “Greek Revival Style,” a style popular in the mid-west from 1820-1840. Now located in Veterans Memorial Park, the house is currently being renovated under the guidance of the Trombley/Centre House Committee. Since being moved from […]

Bay County Historical Society & Museum (Bay City)

Mission: To preserve the history of Bay County and to develop facilities and programs dedicated to the enhancement, enrichment and enjoyment of our community. OFFERS: Galleries Special Programs STEM Programs VISIT THE WEBSITE

Antique Toy & Firehouse Museum (Bay City)

The museum is home to over 60 motorized fire trucks – the largest collection of fire trucks in the world. The museum also contains more than 12,000 antique and collectible toys, many of them fire, police and rescue vehicles. Also included in the Toy Collection are toys and models from Tonka, Buddy L, Nylent, and […]