We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Marquette Regional History Center

Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Very nice local museum

Not a huge museum but we enjoyed viewing the exhibits...nicely done & very informative. $7... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gail S
via mobile
Outing with family

Out-of-towners wanting to learn more about the area. This is a nice museum that has excellent... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2017
MisterRN
,
Naples, Florida
Read all 36 reviews
3
All photos (3)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Very nice local museum”
15 Dec 2017
“Outing with family”
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
20°
10°
Jul
20°
10°
Aug
16°
Sep
Contact
145 W Spring St, Marquette, MI 49855-4628
Website
+1 906-226-3571
Reviews (36)
Filter reviews
35 results
Traveller rating
28
5
2
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
28
5
2
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 35 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

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.

Thank MisterRN
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

1  Thank lizardMarquette_MI
A TripAdvisor Member
11
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.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 May 2017

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

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.

Thank Jenna S
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Easily reached by walking from the downtown core of Marquette. Compact, with galleries that explain the history of the region, with an emphasis on the mining. It's a good idea to take a little time to visit this place.

Thank Jack F
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The museum is housed in a beautiful facility. Lovely gift shop and helpful docents and staff. Great collection of area history - give yourself at least and hour!

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Not your typical Historical Center. Starting with the reception area where we were given a brief but complete introduction to the museum, we were very impressed. Well laid out with easy to read bulletins explaining what the items were on display. The main area was...More

Thank maggiedo1
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Well-curated collection of UP artifacts, taxidermy, folk art, photos and documents, displayed in contextr with structures (wigwam, cabins, lumber camp room). Respectful, hinest account of Native Americans and comprehensive overview of logging, recreation, communication, mining and hunting. Artifacts include spear loints, arrowheads, tools, homemade early...More

1  Thank Alan_Stamm_0
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Marquette Regional History Center staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines