The Lakeshore Museum Center houses our natural and cultural history exhibits.  It is comprised of multiple sites and buildings including the Hackley & Hume Historic Site, the Fire Barn Museum, the Scolnik House of the Depression Era, the Archives, and our Museum Store at three locations, as well as Michigan’s Heritage Park at Hilt’s Landing in Whitehall.

Our Mission

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, Michigan.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to become an integral part of the educational and cultural lives of Muskegon County and West Michigan, and a major historical destination in the State of Michigan.

Our Staff

Click on the link below to see our year-round staff members. You can contact the museum staff by emailing them using their first name@lakeshoremuseum.org.


Planning a visit?

Check out these resources:

Muskegon Convention & Visitors’ Bureau

White Lake Chamber of Commerce

West Michigan Tourist Association

Travel Michigan

Muskegon’s Amazing Museums!

Muskegon Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce