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Museums, maritime, music and more than you can fit into one weekend! There’s adventure for everyone to enjoy and memories to be made in Muskegon County.

What can you see, and when are they open? Good questions, and we have the answer! Keep reading to find Muskegon County attractions divided into three categories: Arts and Entertainment, Attractions and Museums and Tours.

Click on the name of the attraction for more information in the Visit Muskegon directory. In the list below, we have included hours (if available) and links to corresponding Facebook pages.

 

arts and entertainment

Art Cats Gallery
Open Tuesday – Saturday 11 am – 5 pm
Gallery is open
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Block, The
Live performances are planned to return in 2022. In the meantime. Meanwhile they are sharing online live and previous performances on their YouTube and Facebook pages.
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Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp
Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp aims to enthusiastically welcome students in June of 2021. Enjoy Blue Lake’s Virtual Arts 2020 free online arts content. These range from recitals, lessons, presentations, to camp fun with an arts focus geared for all audiences.
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Book Nook and Java Shop
Open Monday – Wednesday 9 am – 3 pm |Thursday 9 am – 5 pm | Friday and Saturday 9 am – 6 pm. Check the events page for live performances.
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Frauenthal Center and Beardsley Theater
Due to continuing concerns about community health and well-being caused by the outbreak of COVID-19, The Frauenthal Center will be suspending all public events until further notice. Private events are being booked.
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Getty Drive-In Theatre 
Opening in Spring of 2021, enjoy 4 outdoor screens showing double features and live-streaming concerts, beginning at dusk. Tickets are pre-sale and weekend shows have been sell out quickly.
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Muskegon Civic Theater 
Live outdoor performances are scheduled for 2021.
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Muskegon Clippers
Summer collegiate baseball team that plays in well established Great Lakes Summer Collegiate Baseball League which is sponsored in part by MLB. Home games begin June 3rd at historic Marsh Field.
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Muskegon County Fairgrounds
Open for camping and events.
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Nuveen Community Center for the Arts
Gallery is open. Check calendar for events and classes.
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Playhouse at White Lake, The
Live performances are back! Along with on demand yoga sessions. 
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City Center Arts Muskegon
Hours: Wednesday – Friday 11 am – 5:00 pm | Saturday  10 am – 4:00 pm | Sunday Noon – 3 pm
Gallery is open. Take a virtual tour of City Center Arts Muskegon
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Hackley Public Library
Hours: Monday & Tuesday: 10 – 7 pm | Wednesday & Thursday: 10 – 5 pm | Friday and Saturday 9 am – 6 pm
The library is open for services, picking up pre-ordered materials and browsing. You can also enjoy free digital resources with your Hackley Library Card including access to eBooks, audio-books, movies, music and more.
Be sure to look for all seven fireplaces, view the Book of Kells, stained glass windows, handpainted murals, winding wrought iron staircase, Shakespeare Garden and check out the glass floors and antique books in the “Book Stacks”
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Hackley Library Digital Resources

West Michigan Symphony
Live performances postponed until further notice, but there are wonderful live, online performances scheduled. Check the West Michigan Symphony’s YouTube and Facebook pages as they share various concert and audio clips. There are also special “lockdown” performances from WMS musicians being posted.
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attractions

Aquastar Cruises
Public cruises return for the 2021 sailing season. The Aquastar is also available for private charters. Both have limited passenger capacity.
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Book Private Charter

Century Club Shops on Western
Hours: Tuesday through Friday  11 am – 5 pm | Saturday 10 am – 4:00 pm | Sunday Noon – 3 pm
Check their Facebook page; It is very active with online specials and how to purchase gift certificates to the retail shops.
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Lakeside Business District
Show some extra love to the Lakeside Businesses who just survived the construction of Lakeshore Dr only to be hit with the COVID19 closures.
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Lewis Adventure Farm and Zoo
Season opens May 7, 2021. Spring Break Animal Encounter Tickets run April 2 – 11.
Hours: N/A
Bring the family and your camera! Fresh produce, fun family activities, and the largest petting zoo in the area!
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Michigans Adventure
Michigan’s Adventure Amusement Park will open on May 29. “WildWater Adventure Park” will open on June 19. 2020 Season Passes have been extended into 2021. “Camp Snoopy” is be a new addition to the park debuting this year.
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Muskegon Farmers Market
Summer Season runs May – November: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday  8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Winter Season runs December – April on Saturdays from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
The Flea Market Season runsMay – October on  Wednesday from 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
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Muskegon Luge & Adventure Sports Park
Plans are in place for outdoor activities, including zip line runs, wheel luge, archery, and Trail Quest.
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Northway Lanes 
The lanes are open (with capacity restrictions) for open bowling, tournaments and special events.
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Specials and Coupons

Western Market
Open Summer Saturdays 9 am – 3 pm
17 pop-up shops located in chalets along Western Ave. Don’t miss the sand volleyball courts and activities located behind the chalets!
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museums and tours

Fire Barn Museum
The Historic Fire Barn Museum is scheduled to open for tours in May of 2021. A max of 6 people from the same household will be allowed.
Hours: Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 am – 4 pm | Sunday 1 pm – 4 pm
Tuesdays reserved for vulnerable persons from 9:30 – 11 am
You must pre-register reserved times by contacting 724-5543 or aaron@lakeshoremuseum.org
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Tour Information

Hackley and Hume Historic Site
The Hackley and Hume Historic Sites is scheduled to open for tours in May of 2021. A max of 6 people from the same household will be allowed.
Hours: Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 am -4 pm
Sunday 1 pm – 4 pm | Tours top of the hour
Tuesdays will be reserved for vulnerable persons from 9:30 – 11 am
You must pre-register reserved times by contacting 724-5543 or aaron@lakeshoremuseum.org
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Tour Information

James Jackson Museum of African American History
Closed until further notice
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Lakeshore Museum Center
Lakeshore Museum Center is open (with safety restrictions) to the public
Hours: Monday 10 am – 4pm | Tuesday 11 am – 4 pm | Wednesday 10 am – 4pm
Thursday 11 am – 4pm | Friday 10 am – 4 pm
Saturday 10-4
Hours beginning June 1: Monday through Saturday 10-4
Vulnerable guests may pre-register reserved times by contacting 724-5543 or jennifer@lakeshoremuseum.org
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Montague Museum

Hours: Memorial Day Weekend, including Memorial Day 1 – 5 pm
June – August: Wednesday 1-5 pm | Saturday and Sunday 1 – 5 pm
Labor Day Weekend including Labor Day 1 – 5 pm
Tour Information

Muskegon Heritage Museum
Hours: May – October
Wednesday – Saturday 11 am – 4 pm (or by appointment year round)
Fridays reserved for vulnerable persons from 9 am – 11 am
You must pre-register reserved times by calling 231-722-1363, as space will be limited and start times will be staggered
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Tour Information

Muskegon Museum of Art

Muskegon Museum of Art
Galleries and Gift Shop Open
Hours: Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday 11 m- 5 pm | Thursday through Saturday 11 am – 4 pm
FREE Thursdays!
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Muskegon South Pierhead Light
Tour the cylindrical, ironclad, 48′ tall Muskegon South Pierhead Light built in 1903. Climb two spiral staircases and a shipman’s ladder to find unparalleled views from the lantern room.
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S.S. Milwaukee Clipper
Tours begin Memorial Day weekend.
See the Clipper on their new YouTube page and follow their new daily Facebook series “Clipper News”
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Scolnik House of Depression Era
The Depression Era House is scheduled to open for tours in May of 2021. A max of 6 people from the same household will be allowed.
Hours: Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10 am – 4 pm |Sunday 1 pm – 4 pm
Tuesdays reserved for vulnerable persons from 9:30 – 11 am
You must pre-register reserved times by contacting 724-5543 or aaron@lakeshoremuseum.org
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Tour Information

USS LST 393 Veterans Museum
Reopening for tours May 1, 2021
May 1 – 31: Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 4 pm
June 3 – September 5: Thursday through Sunday, 10 am to 4 pm
Open Memorial Day and Labor Day
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USS Silversides Submarine Museum
Open for Tours
Hours: Sunday through Thursday10 am – 4 pm | Friday and Saturday10 am – 5:30 pm daily through August
Open year round for tours and special events. Mask required for entry for all visitors over the age of 2. May be purchased onsite for $1
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White River Light Station Museum
Open for Tours May 21 through September 30, 2021
Hours: Tuesday through Sunday 10 am – 5 pm June through September
October Hours:  11 am – 4 pm
Mask is Required for Entry. One Household at a Time Allowed in the Building
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Click here for a full list of Muskegon County attractions
Click here for information on Muskegon County signature events and festivals
Click here for the Visit Muskegon Calendar of Events
Click here for a list of Muskegon Area Restaurants