Heritage Museum & Cultural Center

601 Main St., St. Joseph, 49085 (directions)

269.983.1191

Journey back in time with our interactive exhibits!  Our current exhibit, Southwest Michigan in the Civil War, features artifacts from more than a dozen collectors and museums.  Discover displays of swords, medicine, letters and diaries.  Dress up like a Civil War soldier or try on 1860s fashions. 

Do you have a history question?  Stop by our research center.  Check for programs and cultural events, or host your own event in our elegant Shepard Hall. 

 

Events

St. Joe Lighthouse Tours

Friday 2nd of June 2017 - Saturday 2nd of September 2017

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

North Pier, St. Joseph, MI

June 2 - September 2, 2017, North Pier Walking Tours are scheduled every Friday and Saturday at 10am, followed by Open Hours at the Inner Lighthouse 11am-2pm. Purchase your tickets online at StJoeLighthouseTours.org or call 269-983-1191.

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St. Joseph Historic Walking Tour: August 3

Thursday 3rd of August 2017

St. Joseph, MI

This historic walking tour of St. Joseph highlights cultural and architectural landmarks with a walk through Lake Bluff Park and the Old St. Joseph neighborhood. All tours meet at the Whitcomb Tower, 509 Ship Street. $5 Suggested Donation

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Wheels for the World: Michigan's Early Automotive History

Thursday 10th of August 2017

St. Joseph, MI

August 10, 6:30pm Did you ever wonder why Detroit became the "Motor City"? Henry Ford Museum Curator Matt Anderson will discuss the first generation of major Michigan automakers in this program; admission is free or a suggested $5 donation.

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St. Joseph Historic Walking Tour: August 17

Thursday 17th of August 2017

St. Joseph, MI

This historic walking tour of St. Joseph highlights cultural and architectural landmarks with a walk through Lake Bluff Park and the Old St. Joseph neighborhood. All tours meet at the Whitcomb Tower, 509 Ship Street. $5 Suggested Donation

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St. Joseph Historic Walking Tour: August 31

Thursday 31st of August 2017

St. Joseph, MI

This historic walking tour of St. Joseph highlights cultural and architectural landmarks with a walk through Lake Bluff Park and the Old St. Joseph neighborhood. All tours meet at the Whitcomb Tower, 509 Ship Street. $5 Suggested Donation

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