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Local Societies and Historical Organizations

HSM member historical organizations are listed below with their contact information. To purchase the printed Michigan History Directory, a full listing of over 700 Michigan historical organizations including both HSM members and non-members, click here. For an HSM membership application and information click here.


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Ada

Ada Historical Society

Adrian

Lenawee County Historical Society

Albion

Albion Historical Society

Algonac

Algonac-Clay Historical Society

Allendale

Grand Valley State University Library

Alpena

Jesse Besser Museum

Alto

Bowne Township Historical Society

Ann Arbor

African American Cultural & Historical Museum

Bentley Historical Library

The University of Michigan Detroit Observatory

Washtenaw County Historical Society

Washtenaw County Historic District Commission

Auburn Hills

Walter P. Chrysler Museum

Au Gres

Arenac County Historical Society

Barryton

Barryton Area Historical Commission

Bay City

Bay County Historical Society

Beaver Island

Beaver Island Historical Society

Bellaire

Bellaire Area Historical Society

Belleville

Belleville Area Museum & Historical Society

Benzonia

Benzie Area Historical Society

Berrien Springs

Berrien County Historical Association

Birmingham

Birmingham Historical Museum/Society

Blissfield

Blissfield Area Historical Society

Bloomfield Hills

Jewish Community Archives

Breckenridge

Breckenridge-Wheeler Area Historical Society

Brighton

Brighton Area Historical Society

Green Oak Township Historical Society

Brimley

Bay Mills/Brimley Historical Research Society

Byron Center

Byron Center Historical Society

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Cadillac

Wexford County Historical Society

Calumet

Coppertown U.S.A. Mining Museum

Canton

Wexford County Historical Society

Capac

Capac Community Historical Society

Caro

Watrousville-Caro Area Historical Society

Caspian

Iron County Historical Museum and Society

Cedarville

Les Cheneaux Historical Association/Museum/Maritime Museum

Centreville

St. Joseph County Historical Society

Charlevoix

Charlevoix Historical Society & Museum

Norwood Area Historical Society

Chassell

Chassell Historical Organization & Heritage Center

Chesaning

Chesaning Area Historical Society

Clarkston

Clarkston Community Historical Society/Heritage Museum

Michigan Lighthouse Project

Clinton

Historical Society of Clinton

Southern Michigan Railroad Society

Coldwater

Branch County Historical Society

Coloma

North Berrien Historical Society and Museum

Comstock Park

Alpine Historical Commission

Concord

Mann House; Michigan Dept. of History, Arts & Libraries

Coopersville

Coopersville Area Historical Society Museum

Crystal Falls

Crystal Falls Museum Society

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Dearborn

Dearborn Historical Society & Museum

Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village

Dearborn Heights

Dearborn Heights Historical Archives

De Tour Village

The Pipe Island Project

Detroit

Burton Historical Collection

Gabriel Richard Historical Society

MotorCities Automobile National Heritage Area

Metro Detroit AFL-CIO

Dexter

Dexter Area Historical Society

Douglas

Saugatuck-Douglas Historical Society

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Eagle Harbor

Keweenaw County Historical Society

East Jordan

East Jordan Portside Art and Historical Museum

Jordan Valley District Library

East Lansing

Historical Society of Michigan

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections

Michigan State University Museum

Michigan Political History Society

Eastpointe

East Detroit Historical Society

East Tawas

Iosco County Historical Society

Edwardsburg

Edwardsburg Museum Group

Elk Rapids

Elk Rapids Area Historical Society/Museum

Empire

Empire Area Heritage Group

Escanaba

Delta County Genealogical Society

Essexville

Heritage House

Evart

Evart Public Library Museum

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Farmington Hills

Farmington Historical Society

Ferndale

Ferndale Historical Society

Fife Lake

Fife Lake Area Historical Society

Flint

Genesee County Historical Society

Flushing

Flushing Area Historical Society

Frankenmuth

Frankenmuth Historical Association

Franklin

Franklin Historical Society

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Galesburg

Galesburg Historical Museum

Garden City

Garden City Historical Museum

Gaylord

Otsego County Historical Society and Museum

Gladwin

Gladwin County Historical Society

Grand Haven

Tri-Cities Historical Museum

Grand Ledge

Grand Ledge Area Historical Society

Grand Rapids

Gaines Township Historical Society

Grand Rapids Historical Society

Greater Grand Rapids Women's History Council

Kent County Council for Historical Preservation

Heritage Hill Association

Grandville

Grandville Historical Commission and Museum

Grayling

Crawford County Historical Society/Museum

Lovells Township Historical Society

Greenbush

Greenbush Historical Society

Greenville

Flat Rock Historical Society

Grosse Ile

Grosse Ile Historical Society

Grosse Point

Grosse Pointe Historical Society

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Hamburg

Hamburg Township Library

Hancock

Finnish-American Historical Archives

Quincy Mine Hoist Association

Hanover

Hanover-Horton Hist Soc/Conklin Reed Organ and History Museum

Harbor Beach

Frank Murphy Memorial Museum

HarborBeachHistorical Society

Harbor Springs

Harbor Springs Area Historical Society

Harper Woods

German-American Heritage Foundation

Hart

Oceana County Historical & Genealogical Society

Hartford

Van Buren Historical Society

Hartland

Hartland Area Historical Society/Florence B. Dearing Museum

Hastings

Charlton Park Village, Museum and Recreation Area

Barry County Historical Society

Hessel

Eastern Upper Peninsula History Consortium

Hermansville

IXL Historical Museum

Hillsdale

Hillsdale County Historical Society

Highland

Highland Township Historical Society

Holland

Joint Archives of Holland

Michigan Archival Association

Homer

Homer Historical Society

Houghton Lake

Houghton Lake Area Historical Society

Howell

Livingston Education Service Agency

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Imlay City

Imlay City Historical Commission, Inc.

Inkster

Inkster Public Library and Historical Commission

Ionia

Ionia County Historical Society

Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain Iron Mine

Menominee Range Historical Foundation Museum

Ironwood

Ironwood Area Historical Society & Museum

Ithaca

Gratiot County Historical and Genealogical Society

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Kalkaska

Kalkaska County Historical Society/Museum

Kinross

Kinross Heritage Society

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Lake Linden

Houghton County Historical Museum & Society

Lake Odessa

Ionia County Genealogical Society

Lake Odessa Area Historical Society

L'Anse

Alberta Village Museum Association

Lansing

Library of Michigan, Michigan Dept. of History, Arts & Libraries

Michigan Historic Preservation Network

Museum of Surveying

Turner Dodge House & Heritage Center

Lapeer

Lapeer County Historical Society

Lathrup

Lathrup Village Historical Society

Lewistown

Lewiston Area Historical Society, Inc.

Lincoln Park

Lincoln Park Historical Museum

Lincoln Park Historical Society

Linden

City of Linden

Livonia

Daimler Chrysler Corporation

Lowell

Lowell Area Historical Museum

Ludington

Mason County Historical Society/White Pine Village

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Mancelona

Mancelona Historical Society

Manchester

Manchester Area Historical Society

Marine City

Historical Society of Marine City

Marquette

Bishop Baraga Association and Archives

Marquette County Historical Society, Inc.

Marshall

Marshall Historical Society

Midland

Alden B. Dow Home & Studio/Archives

Chippewa Nature Center

Midland County Historical Society

Milan

Milan Area Historical Society

Milford

Milford Historical Society and Museum

Monroe

Genealogical Society of Monroe County

Monroe Historic District Commission

Mount Clemens

Macomb County Historical Society

Mount Pleasant

Clarke Historical Library

Mount Pleasant Area Historical Society

Ziibiwing Cultural Society

Munising

Alger County Historical Society

Muskegon

Muskegon County Museum

Muskegon Heritage Association

Muskegon Railroad Historical Society

St. Paul's Episcopal Church

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New Baltimore

New Baltimore Historical Society

Newberry

Luce County Historical Society

Tahquamenon Logging Museum, Inc.

Northville

Northville Historical Society

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Ontonagon

Ontonagon County Historical Society Museum

Ortonville

Ortonville Community Historical Society

Ovid

Ovid Historical Society

Owosso

Shiawassee County Historical Society

Oxford

Northeast Oakland Area Historical Society

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Pigeon

Pigeon Historical Society

Pontiac

Oakland County Pioneer and Historical Society

Portage

Schoolcraft Historical Society

Port Austin

Huron City Museum/House of Seven Gables

Port Austin Area Historical Society

Port Huron

Port Huron Museum of Arts and History

Port Sanilac

Sanilac County Historical Society

Plymouth

Plymouth Historical Museum

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Ravenna

Ravenna Historical Society

Rochester

Meadow Brook Hall

Oakland Twp. Historical Society

Rochester-Avon Historical Society

Rockwood

Rockwood Area Historical Society

Rogers City

Presque Isle County Historical Museum

Roscommon

Roscommon Area Historical Society

Royal Oak

Bluewater Michigan Chapter National Railway Historical Society

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St. Clair

St. Clair Historical Commission/Museum

St. Ignace

Museum of Ojibwa Culture

St. Joseph

Fort Miami Heritage Society of Michigan

Saginaw

Saginaw County Historic Preservation Society

Salem

Salem Area Historical Society

Saline

Saline Area Historical Society

Sandusky

Sandusky District Library

Sanford

Sanford Area Historical Society

Saugatuck

City of Saugatuck

Sault Ste. Marie

Chippewa County Historical Society

Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum

Shepherd

Shepherd Area Historical Society

Shelby Township

Shelby Township Historical Committee

Southfield

Southfield Historical Society/Historic Museum

South Haven

Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum

Michigan Maritime Museum

South Lyon

South Lyon Area Historical Society

Sterling Heights

Sterling Heights Historical Commission/Library

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Taylor

Taylor Historical Society

Tecumseh

Tecumseh Area Historical Society

Traverse City

Con Foster Historical Museum

Trenton

Trenton Historical Society

Troy

Troy Museum and Historic Village

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Vicksburg

Vicksburg Historical Society/Museum

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Wakefield

Wakefield Historical Society/Gogebic County

Warren

Warren Historical and Genealogical Society

Washington

Greater Washington Area Historical Society

Wayland

Then and Now Historical and Genealogical Society of Eastern Allegan County

Wayne

Wayne Historical Museum

West Bloomfield

Jewish Historical Society of Michigan

West Branch

Ogemaw Historical Society and Museum

Westland

Westland Historical Commission

White Cloud

Newaygo County Society of History and Genealogy

Wyandotte

Wyandotte Historical Society/Museum

Wyoming

Wyoming Michigan Historical Commission

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Zeeland

Zeeland Historical Society