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Enter the doors of the St. Clair Historical Museum and travel back 250 years to the community’s beginning as a British Fort, moving to its days as a Michigan lumbering and brick manufacturing mecca, through its transition to salt purification, and shipbuilding. View artifacts and photographs of the fabulous resorts and hotels that drew guests from all over the world to the beautiful landscape and therapeutic mineral baths. Delve into family histories, city records and directories, newspaper articles, obituaries and documents.

Location: 308 S. 4th St., St. Clair, Michigan
Hours: Tuesdays 9:30 AM to noon
Saturday and Sunday (May through October)
1:30PM – 4:30 PM
Phone: (810) 329-6888

Upcoming Programs

Join the well-known Great Lakes maritime expert “Freighter Frank” Frisk at the St. Clair Museum on Thursday and Friday, May 18th & 19th for a insider’s in-depth look at the Great Lakes Passenger steamer South American. Learn little-known facts about this fantastic vessel that may even have taken you aboard for your senior class trip. See photos of the ship inside and out and hear stories of its many sailings. That’s Thursday, May 18th at 7 PM and Friday, May 19th at 1 PM at the St. Clair Museum, 308 South Fourth St. in St. Clair. Donation is $6.00; students are free.

The Museum will be open after the programs for visitors to enjoy the new exhibits.
South American 11 x 17

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