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December 11, 2020-February 2021| Memories and Mementos | Muskegon

The USS Silversides Submarine Museum presents “Memories and Mementos.” The latest exhibit at the museum highlights items brought home by solders after completing wartime service overseas. Some of the items included in the exhibit are a stuffed camel, assorted aircraft pieces, and a duffel bag. The exhibit has been designed with large, open spaces to allow for appropriate social distancing of family groups.

General admission to the museum is $15/adult, $10.50/child, and $12.50 for seniors and veterans.  Winter hours for the museum are Sunday through Thursday 10 a.m. -4 p.m., as well as Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. -5:30 p.m. For more information, call (231) 755-1230 or visit silversidesmuseum.org.

October 2020-April 2021 | Outbreak 1918-1920: The Zeeland Record Reports | Zeeland

The Dekker Huis Museum presents “Outbreak 1918-1920: The Zeeland Record Reports.” The newest exhibit at Zeeland’s Dekker Huis Museum tells the story of Zeeland’s experience of the 1918 influenza pandemic through the reporting eye of The Zeeland Record. The main exhibit provides background information on the influenza pandemic in general, but its focus is on Zeeland people and experiences. Learn about Zeeland people who died from the flu and about the only doctor in Zeeland at the time.  Discover the changes to daily life in Zeeland as a result of the pandemic and more! The time for this event is during regular hours, and it takes place at Dekker Huis, Zeeland Historical Museum 37 E Main Ave. The cost is free, but donations are accepted. For more information, call (616) 834-5081 or visit zeelandhistory.org.


Historical Society of Michigan 7435 Westshire Dr., Lansing MI 48917
Email hsm@hsmichigan.org | Phone (517) 324-1828 | Fax (517) 324-4370

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