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Parking and Directions2021-09-13T15:37:35-04:00

Directions

The Museum is located at 260 Dyckman Avenue on the north side of the drawbridge along the Black River waterfront in South Haven, Michigan.  We are less than a 10-minute walk from Downtown South Haven.

** Due to the construction of our new Maritime Heritage Center, the entrance to the Museum for boat tickets and check-in will be located between Captain Lou’s Bar & Grill and the tugboat Wilhelm Baum (red and black tug in the front parking lot.)**

Arriving from I-196

  • Head west off of the highway on Phoenix St.
  • Turn right onto Broadway
  • Broadway curves left and becomes Dyckman Ave.
  • Cross over the drawbridge
  • The Museum is located on the left on the corner of Dyckman Ave. and Black River St.

Arriving from M-43

  • Head northwest on M-43
  • Turn right (north) on Blue Star Hwy (County road A-2)
  • Turn left onto Phoenix St.
  • Turn right onto Broadway
  • Broadway curves left and becomes Dyckman Ave.
  • Cross over the drawbridge
  • The Museum is located on the left on the corner of Dyckman Ave. and Black River St.

Parking

The Museum offers free parking in the first 15 spaces along Black River Street directly next to the Museum Campus. There is a free All Day City parking lot at the front entrance of the Museum.  Additional street parking is available on both sides of Black River Street (across Dyckman Ave. from the Museum). The Museum is less than a 10 minute walk from downtown South Haven. There are free All Day lots and on street parking available all over South Haven, easy walking distance from the Museum. Click here for a map of South Haven’s free parking.