The Tri-Cities Historical Museum is free and provides visitors an opportunity to look through the windows of time into the history of Northwest Ottawa County, including the communities of Grand Haven, Spring Lake, and Ferrysburg. This Museum is located on the main street of Grand Haven and within walking distance from many famous attractions such as the boardwalk, musical fountain, marina and the channel.

The Museum feels very much at home at this pivotal spot in the earliest development of West Michigan.  Exhibits which illustrate that throughout history people, places, and things have played key roles in bringing about the quality of life enjoyed in Northwest Ottawa County today. Open year around six days a week, the Museum plays an important part in enhancing cultural tourism and providing historically significant benefit to the over 30,000 individuals the Museum touches each year.

Tri-cities Museum offers so much more to its visitors going above and beyond a guests expectations. Check out their monthly themed events to interactive school tours or for special occasions such as weddings, open houses and fundraisers rooms can be rented for a minimal price.

Tri-Cities Values


With thoughtful exhibition and programming strategies, we strive for an authentic interpretation of our community, past and present.


We encourage innovative practices. This ensures the relevant and
qualitative impact of the museum now, and its expansion into the future.


We are caretakers of the assets entrusted to us through continuous education, promoting expertise, fiscal
responsibility, and the implementation of best practices.


We cultivate curiosity. We value an inquisitive and fun environment as we engage guests in a memorable experience.


  • Payments Accepted

  • Cost(s)

    Free admission
  • Amenities

    Local History, Historical and Artistic Exhibits,Gift Shop,Special Events, School Tours, Local Photgraphy
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