Map Old Jail (Michigan Historic Site) 220 South Stewart, Big Rapids, MI 49307 Add To Trip WebsitePhone: (231) 796-9507 Description This building served as the county jail and sheriff's residence from 1893 to 1965. It is the oldest public structure in Big Rapids. Recently, the building has been restored and is used as a community center. Tours by appointment. Videos TripAdvisor® Traveler Reviews More To Explore Categories: Historic Sites Tours Attractions City: Big Rapids Region: West Central Although the MEDC uses reasonable efforts to maintain the accuracy of the website content, it is not represented to be error free. Read legal information.