Martha Barker Country Store Museum

Martha Barker Country Store Museum

Martha Barker Country Store Museum

The Country Store Museum is housed in an old rural school building (Papermill School) which was named for the nearby Christopher McDowell paper mill.

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The Country Store Museum is housed in an old rural school building called the Papermill School, which was named for the nearby Christopher McDowell paper mill on the River Raisin. The schoolhouse was built in the 1860’s and was used as a school for 100 years, until 1962. Now used as a replica of a common country store of about 1918. Exhibits are authentic, with artifacts donated by local families and businesses. Seasonal hours: Friday and Saturday of the month June through August, 12-5:00 pm; call the main Museum for information and special events.

Martha Barker Country Store

Contact Information

Address

3815 N. Custer Road

Monroe, MI 48162

Driving Directions

Phone: (734) 240-7780

Fax: (734) 240-7788

Location of Martha Barker Country Store Museum

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