The

Mason County Historical Society

The

Mason County Historical Society

is a private, non-profit educational organization, formally organized

on November 30, 1937.

Mason County Historical Society

Information

Mason County

Emporium

& Sweet Shop

Open Monday - Friday

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Shop for unique gifts and specialty candies in this vintage-styled emporium. Enjoy a warm rustic atmosphere reflecting life in the "big woods" when settlers first graced our shores.

While shopping discover the history of the Mason County Historical Society, established in 1937, and information about the Society's three separate museums and various tours.

Mason County

Emporium

& Sweet Shop

Open Tuesday - Saturday

Tuesday - Thursday from 10 am - 5 pm

Friday - Saturday from 10 am - 6 pm

Shop for unique gifts and specialty candies in this vintage-styled emporium. Enjoy a warm rustic atmosphere reflecting life in the "big woods" when settlers first graced our shores.

While shopping discover the history of the Mason County Historical Society, established in 1937, and information about the Society's three separate museums and various tours.

Research Center

Tours

Behind-the-Scene Tours

Embark on a unique voyage through time with the Mason County Historical Society's exclusive behind-the-scenes tour. Delve into the heart of history, where the past comes alive through careful preservation and storytelling.

Explore the captivating exhibits that paint a vivid picture of Mason County's journey. From the footprints of its pioneers to the echoes of industrial transformation, every artifact encapsulates a narrative worth discovering.

In a world racing forward, the Mason County Historical Society stands as a bridge between our past, present, and future. As we explore the narratives of those who came before us, we're reminded of the importance of leaving behind our own legacy. Our stories, struggles, and achievements contribute to a tapestry that shapes the world our descendants will inherit.

Just as we find inspiration in the stories of our forebearers, our own tales will inspire generations to come. The Mason County Historical Society's tour encourages us to reflect on our individual roles in the larger narrative of history.

Tours Tuesday - Saturday @ 2:00 pm Memorial Day - Labor Day. Tours by request during the remainder of the year. 

Tours are limited to 12 people. 

Senior: $8.00

Adult: $10.00

Child (4-12): $3.00

Members: Free

Tickets can be purchased at the time of check-in from Memorial Day - Labor Day. To reserve in advance or request a tour during the off-season, email rebecca@mchshistory.org

Research Center

Tours

Behind-the-Scene Tours

Tour the Mason County Research Center and learn how history is saved, the challenges we face in the technological age, and how we preserve and protect thousands of artifacts and archival documents. Discover the key industries and individuals that made Mason County the tourism destination it is today. 

Tours Offered Daily @ 2:00 pm Memorial Day - Labor Day. Tours by request during the remainder of the year. 

Tours are limited to 12 people. 

Senior: $6.00

Adult: $8.00

Child (4-12): $3.00

Under 4: Free

Tickets can be purchased at the time of check-in from Memorial Day - Labor Day. To reserve in advance or request a tour during the off-season, email rebecca@mchshistory.org

Combo

Passes

Museum Combo Pass

Museums Open: May - October

Seniors (60 & Up): $21.00

Adults: $25.00

Youth (4-12): $13.00

3 & Under: Free

Museums & Research Center Combo Pass

Senior: $27.00

Adult: $33.00

Youth (4-12): $20.00

3 & Under: Free

Visit both museums and save up to $9 per person

Combo

Passes

Museums & Research Center Combo Pass

Senior: $27.00

Adult: $33.00

Youth (4-12): $20.00

3 & Under: Free

Museum Combo Pass

Museums Open: May - October

Seniors: $21.00

Adults: $25.00

Youth (4-12): $17.00

3 & Under: Free

Promotions And

Discounts

Multiple Discounts
Do Not Apply

Veterans &
AAA Members

$1.00 off admission

Members of the
Mason County Historical Society
(Ludington, Michigan) and the
Manitowoc County Historical Society
Free Entrance

Promotions And

Discounts

Multiple Discounts
Do Not Apply

Veterans &
AAA Members

$1.00 off admission

Members of the
Mason County Historical Society
(Ludington, Michigan) and the
Manitowoc County Historical Society
Free Entrance

Our

Parking

Vehicles

Handicap parking is located behind the building off of Harrison St.

Our

Parking

Vehicles

Handicap parking is located behind the building off of Harrison St.

Mason County Historical Society

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