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Marquette Regional History Center

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Top flight museum

Great permanent exhibits and substantial research library that helped me with my family history... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lansing, Michigan
Nice place for info on upper MI history

We spent a couple of hours today going through this museum.It was very informative and interesting... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Rochester, Michigan
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145 W Spring St, Marquette, MI 49855-4628
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All reviews nice museum couple of hours surrounding area all ages receptions info dome summer
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great permanent exhibits and substantial research library that helped me with my family history research.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We spent a couple of hours today going through this museum.It was very informative and interesting. It is self guided, go at your own pace. The displays and kiosks were well done. Recommended doe anybody with an interest in the history of Marquette and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

The exhibits were very well done, and although we only had an hour before closing time, my husband and I both enjoyed the time we spent there and learned a lot about the area. Upstairs is a doll house exhibit that I found enjoyable. An...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

I can't really talk about the value of the museum, but having been there for a wedding reception it was an amazing building. The dome with the dance floor underneath was breathtaking, and the outdoor garden are with historic brick backgrounds was stunning.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Not a huge museum but we enjoyed viewing the exhibits...nicely done & very informative. $7 adult/$6 senior admission is reasonable. Small gift shop inside but we didn't visit that.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gail S
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Out-of-towners wanting to learn more about the area. This is a nice museum that has excellent exhibits about the UP. We all thoroughly enjoyed our time here and learned a lot.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful museum, and small, but much packed into it. It has a special exhibit on Fly Fishing this summer that is wonderful. They feature Hemingway and John Voelker, of course, but also other Marquette fly fishing icons (Fred Warra) and local fly...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This beautiful museum has on-going venues for all ages, besides the interesting history it contains. Staff is extremely knowledgeable and helpful. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Great center for lots of local artifacts from MQT history very clean and nice displays are antique but modern

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Gorgeous building for events (wedding receptions, etc.). I've had several friends have their reception here. The exhibits are great too, always changing and always interesting.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jenna S
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