Civilian Conservation Corps Museum

Civilian Conservation Corps Museum

The Civilian Conservation Corps Museum is located in North Higgins Lake State Park near Roscommon, 15 miles south of Grayling, along Roscommon Road. Exit from I-75 or U.S. 127 Housed in a replica of Civilian Conservation Corp (CCC) barracks, this museum preserves the history of young men who served in the CCC in Michigan during the Great Depression (1933-1942). In an effort to “put Americans back to work,” the CCC enrolled over 100,000 young Michigan men to perform a variety of conservation and reforestation projects. Open Memorial Day - Labor Day, the museum is open daily 10 am to 4:30 pm. Recreation passport required for entry to the park.

CCC Museum

Contact Information

Address

11747 N. HIggins Lake Drive

North Higgins Lake State Park

Roscommon, MI 48653

Driving Directions

Phone: (989) 348-2537

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