Historical Societies and Museums - By County

The following historical societies and transportation-related museums are organized by county.

Counties In Michigan

  • 01 - Alcona Historical Society. Website

  • 02 - Alger County Historical Society. Facebook

  • 03 - Allegan County Historical Society. Website

  • 04 - Alpena County.

    • Northeast Michigan Genealogical Society - Alpena. Website
  • 05 - Antrim County.

    • Bellaire Area Historical Society. Facebook

    • Elk Rapids Area Historical Society, Website
  • 06 - Arenac County Historical Society. Website

  • 07 - Baraga County Historical Museum. Website

  • 08 - Barry County Historical Society.

  • 09 - Bay County Historical Society & Museum. Website

  • 10 - Benzie County Historical Society & Museum. Website | Facebook

  • 11 - Berrien County Historical Association. Website

    • Benton Harbor Historical Preservation Society. Facebook
    • North Berrien Historical Museum. Website
  • 12 - Branch County Historical Society. Website

  • 13 - Calhoun County Museum. Website

    • Albion Historical Society. Website
    • Historical Society of Battle Creek. Website
    • Marshall Historical Society. Website.
  • 14 - Cass County

    • Dowagiac Area History Museum
  • 15 - Charlevoix Historical Society. Website

  • 16 - Cheboygan County History Center. Website

    • Mackinaw Area Historical Society. Website
  • 17 - Chippewa County Historical Society. Website | Photos

  • 18 - Clare County Historical Society. Facebook

  • 19 - Clinton County Historical Society. Website

  • 20 - Crawford County Historical Society. Website

  • 21 - Delta County Historical Society. Website

  • 22 - Dickinson County

    • Menominee Range Historical Foundation Museum. Website
  • 23 - Eaton County Historical Commission. Website

    • Eaton Rapids Historical Society. Website
  • 24 - Emmet County Historical Commission. Website

    • Mackinaw Area Historical Society. Website
  • 25 - Genesee County Historical Society. Website | Photos

    • Clio Depot and Museum. Website.
    • Davison Historical Society and Museum. Website.
    • Fenton Museum and Historical Society. Website.
    • Flushing Area Historical Society. Website.
    • Goodrich/Atlas Historical Society. Website.
    • Grand Blanc Heritage Association and Museum. Facebook.
    • Linden Mills Historical Society and Museum. Website.
    • Montrose Historical & Telephone Pioneer Museum. Website.
    • Moount Morris Historical Society. Facebook.
    • Swartz Creek Area Historical Society. Website.
  • 26 - Gladwin County Historical Society. Website

  • 27 - Gogebic County

    • Bessemer Historical Society. Website
    • Ironwood Area Historical Society. Website
    • Wakefield Historical Society. Website
  • 28 - Grand Traverse County

  • 29 - Gratiot County Historical and Genealogical Society. Website

  • 30 - Hillsdale County Historical Society. Website

  • 31 - Houghton County Historical Society. Website

  • 32 - Huron County Historical Society. Website

  • 33 - Ingham County Historical Commission. Website

    • Historical Society of Greater Lansing. Website
    • Leslie Historical Society. Website
    • Mason Area Historical Society and Museum. Website
    • Williamston Depot Museum. Website
  • 34 - Ionia County Historical Society. Website | Facebook

  • 35 - Iosco County Historical Society and Museum. Website | Facebook

  • 36 - Iron County Historical and Museum Society. Website

    • Crystal Falls Museum Society - Harbour House. Website.
  • 37 - Isabella County Historical Society. Facebook

  • 38 - Jackson County

  • 39 - Kalamazoo County Historical Society. Website

    • Oshtemo Historical Society. Website 
  • 40 - Kalkaska County Historical Soclety. Website

    • Fife Lake Historical Society. Website
  • 41 - Kent County Historical Society. Website.

    • Cedar Springs Museum & Historical Society. Website.
    • Friends of Reeds Lake. Website.
    • Grand Rapids Historical Society. Website
    • Grandville Historical Commission. Facebook
    • Kent City Historical Society. Website
    • Lowell Area Historical Museum. Website
    • Rockford Area Historical Society. Website
    • Sparta Historical Society. Website.
  • 42 - Keweenaw County Historical Society. Website

  • 43 - Lake County Historical Society. Facebook

  • 44 - Lapeer County Historical Society. Website

    • Almont Community Historical Society. Facebook
    • Imlay City Historical Museum. Website
  • 45 - Leelanau County Historical Society Museum. Website 

  • 46 - Lenawee County Historical Society. Website

  • 47 - Livingston County

    • Brighton Area Historical Society. Website
    • Fowlerville History. Website
    • Green Oak Township Historical Society. Website
    • Hamburg Historical Museum. Website
    • Howell Area Historical Society. Website
  • 48 - Luce County Historical Museum. Website

  • 49 - Mackinac County

    • Mackinaw Area Historical Society. Website
    • Michilimackinac Historical Society. Facebook
  • 50 - Macomb County Historical Society. Website

  • 51 - Manistee County Historical Museum. Website.

  • 52 - Marquette Historical Society. Website.

    • Ishpeming Area Historical Society. Website.
    • Marquette Regional History Center. Website.
    • Michigamme Museum. Website.
    • Negaunee Historical Society. Website.
    • Republic Area Historical Society. Website.
  • 53 - Mason County Historical Society. Website

  • 54 - Mecosta County Historical Juseum. Facebook

  • 55 - Menominee County Historical Society. Website

  • 56 - Midland County Historical Society. Website

  • 57 - Missaukee County Historical Society. Website

  • 58 - Monroe County Historical Society. Website

  • 59 - Montcalm County - Flat River Museum and Historical Society. Website

  • 60 - Montmorency County

    • Hillman Historical Society - Brush Creek Mill. Website
    • Lewiston Area Historical Society. Website
  • 61 - Muskegon County Museum. Website

    • White Lake Aea Historical Society. Website
  • 62 - Newaygo County Museum and Heritage Center. Website

  • 63 - Oakland County History Center. Website

    • Auburn Hills Historical Society. Website
    • Birmingham Museum. Website
    • Bloomfield Historical Society. Website
    • Clarkston Community Historical Society. Website
    • Commerce Township Area Historical Society. Facebook
    • Farmington Historical Society. Website
    • Ferndale Historical Society. Website
    • Greater West Bloomfield Historical Society. Website
    • Hazel Park Historical Commission. Website
    • Highland Township Historical Society. Website
    • Holly Historical Society. Website
    • Milford Historical Society. Website
    • Northeast Oakland (Oxford) Historical Museum. Website
    • Novi Historical Commission. Website
    • Orion Historical Society. Website
    • Rochester-Avon Historical Society. Website
    • Royal Oak Historical Society Museum. Website
    • Southfield Historical Society. Website
    • South Lyon Historical Society and Witch's Hat Museum. Website
    • Troy Historical Society. Website
    • Waterford Township Historical Society. Website
  • 64 - Oceana County Historical & Genealogical Society. Website

    • Pentwater Historical Society. Website
    • Shelby Township Historical Committee. Website
  • 65 - Ogemaw County Genealogical & Historical Society. Website

  • 66 - Ontonagon Historical Museum. Website

  • 67 - Osceola County

  • 68 - Oscoda County

  • 69 - Otsego County Historical Society. Website

  • 70 - Ottawa County

    • Joint Archives of Holland. Website
    • Holland Area Historical Society. Facebook
    • Olive Township Historical Society. Website
    • Tri-Cities Historical Museum. Website
    • Zeeland Historical Society. Website
  • 71 - Presque Isle County Historical Museum. Website

    • Onaway Historical Museum. Website
  • 72 - Roscommon County Historical Society. Website

  • 73 - Saginaw County History Society & Castle Museum of History. Website

    • Frankenmuth Historical Association. Website
    • Historical Society of Bridgeport. Website
  • 74 - St. Clair County Historical Museum. Website

  • 75 - St. Joseph County Historical Society. Facebook.

  • 76 - Sanilac County Historical Village & Museum. Website

  • 77 - Schoolcraft County Historical Society. Website

  • 78 - Shiawassee County Historical Society. Facebook

    • Durand Union Station - Michigan Railroad History Museum. Website
    • Owosso Histgorical Commission. Website
  • 79 - Tuscola County

    • Millington-Arbela Historical Society. Website
    • Vassar Historical Society. Website
  • 80 - Van Buren Historical Society Museum. Website

  • 81 - Washtenaw County Historical Society. Website

    • Ann Arbor Historical Foundation. Website
    • Chelsea Area Historical Society & Museum. Website
    • Dexter Area Historical Society. Website
    • Manchester Area Historical Society. Website
    • Milan Area Historical Society. Website
    • Northfield Township Historical Society. Facebook
    • Saline Area Historical Society. Website
    • Ypsilanti Historical Society and Museum. Website
  • 82 - Wayne County

  • 83 - Wexford County Historical Society Museum. Website

 

Illinois Counties near Michigan

  • Cook County

  • Will County

 

Indiana Counties near Michigan

  • Allen County Historical Society. Website

  • DeKalb County History Center. Website

  • Elkhart County istorical Museum. Website

    • National New York Central Railroad Museum. Website
  • LaGrange County

  • Lake County (IN) History Center. Website

  • LaPorte County Historical Society Museum. Website

  • Noble County Historical Society of Indiana. Website

  • Porter County Museum. Website

  • St. Joseph County (IN)

    • History Museum of South Bend. Website
  • Steuben County History. Website

 

Ohio Counties near Michigan

  • Fulton County Historical Society. Website

  • Lucas County Historical Society. Website

  • Toledo History Museum. Website
  • Williams County Historical Society. Website

  • Wood County Historical Society and Museum. Website

 

Ontario Provinces and Districts near Michigan

  • Algoma District

    • Sault Ste. Marie (CA) Museum. Website
  • Essex County Historical Society. Website

  • Lambton County Historical Society. Facebook

 

Wisconsin Counties near Michigan

  • Florence County Historical Society. Website

  • Forest County Historical & Genealogical Society. Website

  • Iron County (WI) Historical Society Museum. Website

  • Marinette County Historical Society. Website

  • Vilas County Historical Museum. Website

 

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