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Hours and Directions

Michigan Maritime Museum

The Museum is located at 260 Dyckman Avenue at the bridge on the Black River waterfront in South Haven, Michigan. 


The Museum is currently closed with the exception of special events. We are in the process of building a new exhibit for our 2017 season. Please see our Events calendar for more special events and occasions. The office staff can be reached Monday - Friday 10 am to 5 pm.

Marialyce Canonie Great Lakes Research Library (91 Michigan Avenue, South Haven, MI) is open by appointment. Please contact


The Michigan Maritime Museum is located in South Haven, Michigan

Dyckman Avenue connects to Broadway and North Shore Drive.

Chicago - 2 hours

Detroit - 4 hours

Grand Rapids - 1 hour

Indianapolis - 4 hours

Kalamazoo - 1 hour

Lansing - 2 hours

Muskegon - 1 Hour



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Parking is limited in the city lot in front of the main Museum building.

Luckily there are now more options for parking near by! The City of South Haven has now approved the construction of two new parking lots- the Huron Street parking lot and one at Black River Park on Dunkley Avenue.  More information can be found at the city's website