Museums

  • A visit to Michigan's art, science and history museums surround us with brilliance, enlightens us and gives us a richer appreciation for the world around us. So let's have a look at the work of the masters. Let's see the stories of our ancestors. And let's learn first-hand what we've only read about because coming away with more than we arrived with is Pure Michigan.
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  • Mann House - Concord

    Distance: 13 miles from Jackson

    This late-Victorian home features plaster ceilings, unusual catch-release doorknobs and a marbleized slate fireplace. Eight rooms of period furniture include pieces dating back to the 1840s. Restored flower and herb gardens and a...

  • Waterloo Farm Museum and Dewey School Museum - Grass Lake

    Distance: 15 miles from Jackson

    The Waterloo Area Historical Society operates two locations—the Waterloo Farm Museum and the Dewey School Museum. Far removed from the hum of neighboring towns, our quiet, rural environs provide the first clue that visitors have truly...

  • Cambridge Junction Historic State Park / Walker Tavern Historic Complex - Cambridge Junction

    Distance: 16 miles from Jackson

    From 1836 to 1855, when a stagecoach ride from Detroit to Chicago was a long and arduous five-day trip, a favorite stopping place to relax and enjoy a meal was Walker’s farmhouse and tavern. A Federal-style white clapboard home and New...

  • Gerald E. Eddy Discovery Center - Chelsea

    Distance: 17 miles from Jackson

    Located in the Waterloo Recreation Area, you will see geological samples from Michigan and the Midwest. Demonstrations and classes are held; phone for current schedule.

  • Albion College - Albion

    Distance: 18 miles from Jackson

    Founded in 1835, this highly respected liberal arts college has an enrollment of 1,850. A Michigan Historic Site, Albion College is the birthplace of the "Sweetheart of Sigma Chi." Walk this picturesque campus and see the Bobbitt Visual...

  • Gardner House Museum - Albion

    Distance: 18 miles from Jackson

    This 1875 Second Empire-style Victorian mansion is now the home of Albion Historical Society. Restored complete with period furnishings, this National Historic site is open Mother's Day thru Last Weekend in September. Saturday and...

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