Michigan History Museum - Silver Bells in the City

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Contact Information:
(517) 373-3559
702 W. Kalamazoo St.
Lansing, MI 48915
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The Michigan History Museum offers special evening hours and free admission as part of the 32nd annual Silver Bells in the City holiday season kickoff in downtown Lansing. Bring the whole family to tour the museum galleries together. Be sure to tour our special exhibit, Minds of Modernism.

The evening includes:

  • Refreshments
  • "Scents of the Season" spice table - identify spices and learn their history
  • Make-and-take hand-warmers
  • Make-and-take Victorian ornaments

Our friends at the Library of Michigan (in the west wing of our building) invite you to stop by to meet artist Randy Asplund and see him at work. Randy is known internationally for his research and work making authentic-style medieval illuminated manuscripts, using period-correct pigments and handmade tools.

Plus, there is musical entertainment the entire evening:

Find the perfect gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list at the Museum Store.


You can find out about all the evening's fun activities in downtown Lansing by visiting the Silver Bells in the City web site.

Museum admission is free during Silver Bells. You can save on admission every day and receive other great benefits when you become a Michigan History Center member.

The Michigan History Museumflagship of the Michigan History Museum Systemis located in the east wing of the Michigan Library and Historical Center. Sunday admission and weekend parking are free. Read more Michigan History Museum visitor information.

We invite you to explore our online calendar, where you'll find all Michigan History Center events throughout the state.

Updated 10/10/2016

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