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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

You’re invited to enjoy a reprise presentation of the History of the Gar Wood Boat Factory and the Man Behind It with historian Terry Ernest of the Wills St. Claire Museum on Thursday, August 17th at 7 PM at the St. Clair Historical Museum, 308 S. 4th St. in St. Clair. Terry will share stories and photos of the historic Marysville factory that produced some of the finest wood runabouts in the world in the 1930’s and 40’s. He will also share tales of boat racing and invention achievements by this great American sports champion.

Donation is $6.00. Students are free. Terry’s presentation will be Thursday night only.
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