Hours & Admissions2024-06-04T16:38:54-04:00



Winter Hours
Wednesday-Saturday 10 AM – 5 PM (last admission at 4 PM)
Sunday-Tuesday CLOSED

Summer Hours
OPEN Daily May 1st – September 30th 10 AM – 5 PM (last admission at 4 PM)

Museum Administrative Offices

Monday – Friday 9 AM – 5 PM

Staff Directory

Marialyce Canonie Great Lakes Research Library

The Research Library is currently closed to the public. If you are interested in conducting research, please contact or call (269) 637-8078 ext. 103.

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  Summer Winter  
Adult $12.00 $10.00  
Senior $11.00 $9.00  
Military $8.00 $6.00  
Child $8.00 $6.00 4-12 (under 4 free)
Student $8.00 $6.00 with school ID
Educator FREE   with school ID
Museum Member FREE   with member card







**Special events may affect general admission**

Adult: $12.00 Summer/ $10.00 Winter

Senior: $11.00 Summer/ $9.00 Winter

Military: $8.00 Summer/ $6.00 Winter

Child: $8.00 Summer/ $6.00 Winter (4-12, under 4 free)

Student: $8.00 Summer/ $6.00 Winter (with school ID)

Educator: FREE (with school ID)

Museum Member: FREE (with membership card)

**Special events may affect general admission**

Group Visits

General admission to the Museum is $10.00 (summer) and $8.00 (winter) per person for charter bus tours and other large group visits. This rate is available to groups with 40+ attendees. Please notify the Museum in advance to make arrangements for your group.

Education Groups

The Museum offers a number of opportunities for K-12 educational groups. Please visit our Education pages for more information.

We are now taking reservations for 2024 boat tickets aboard our fleet!

On-Water Experiences

The Museum has a number of on-water vessels available for public and private excursions. See our On-Water Experiences page for more info on schedule and pricing.

Guest Information

Smoking: Smoking is not permitted on Museum property including our on-water fleet.

Accessibility: Museum campus and exhibits are handicap accessible with the exception of our on-water fleet and the boarding of historic vessel exhibits. 

Service animals: Service dogs are welcome on the campus of the Michigan Maritime Museum. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 2010 Regulations define a service animal as any dog that is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability.  Other species of animals, trained or untrained, are not service animals for the purposes of this definition.  

Welcoming Environment: The Michigan Maritime Museum has an inclusive, welcoming atmosphere and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnic or religious background, descent or nationality, age, height, weight, sexual orientation, gender & gender identification, disability, marital status, or any other characteristics protected by law.