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There is plenty of history to experience in South Haven, Michigan, and the many museums in and around the area. There are plenty of things to do in South Haven MI especially these educational venues are the perfect place to have an exciting day out while learning more about the area. Here are some of the best museums you can find near South Haven:

Michigan Maritime Museum

It is common knowledge that Michigan is the land of many lakes. You can experience the rich heritage of the Great Lakes by checking out the Michigan Maritime Museum. Here you can explore the five separate buildings with rotating exhibits that dive into the maritime research, preservation, and education. Popular exhibits include the center for boat building and the historic replica of the ship Friends Good Will! Waterfront festivals and events also take place each year at the Michigan Maritime Museum for extended activities at this historic center. Check out the Michigan Maritime Museum daily from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum

Check out the science-themed Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum that highlights the incredible work of L.H. Bailey and his contributions to the world. During the summer months, you can find exciting kids programming that will help educate them on the topics of sustainable food systems and the history of science. Come see how Bailey’s influence continues to hold over South Haven at the Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum that is open Wednesday through Saturday from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Curious Kids’ Museum

Take a short drive over to Curious Kids’ Museum found in Saint Joseph, Michigan. This exciting venue is geared for children under 10 years old and includes instruments, an ambulance, and a stretcher, and face painting. If you are a frequent visitor to South Haven you can purchase a family membership for discount rates when you visit. Children under three also have plenty to do with young children’s attractions available. The Curious Kids’ Museum is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Sundays from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm.

Things To Do In South Haven, MI

When you are planning for your next South Haven vacation getaway, make sure you explore the many vacation rentals from Beachwalk Properties. Our extensive list of available vacation rentals gives you plenty of options to choose from, many that provide beach access or being just down the street from downtown South Haven. You will also be close to all of the exciting museums in and around South Haven. Contact us today to help you find the perfect vacation rental.