How can I get Michigan information and mementos for my school project?
The Library of Michigan and the Michigan Historical Museum have a wide variety of information on Michigan facts and history for kids online.
You can take an online minitour of some of our favorite past exhibits, learn more about the Michigan Historical Museum System, read about our state in Michigan Through the Years or Michigan in Brief.
MICHIGAN KIDS - PURE MICHIGAN TRAVEL: The official directory of kids attractions in Michigan. Michigan's zoos, gardens, museums, science centers and planetariums have staged a variety of educational programs for kids of all ages. Butterflies, camping, swimming, constellations, rockets, crime scene investigations and wild animals, the learning experiences are endless and your imagination will soar in Michigan.
MICHIGAN STATE MAP - view an online version or request a paper copy, go to the MDOT Web site: www.michigan.gov/statemap.
The Michigan Historical Museum Store offers unique Michigan gifts and quality service at locations around the state in the Michigan Historical Museum System. We encourage you to visit one of our Michigan Historical Museum stores in Lansing, Negaunee, Muskegon, East Tawas, Alpena or Garden. The stores offer a wide variety of items related to the history of Michigan, the region and the nation. You may call us at (517) 373-1375 and we will be happy to assist you with your purchase.
- Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum Support (MEECS) - Find out more about our Environmental Education Curriculum Project which seeks to provide middle school students with the opportunity to learn more about Air Quality, Ecosystems, Land Use, Energy and Resources, and Water Quality.
- Teachers' Stuff from the Michigan Historical Museum www.michigan.gov/teachingmihistory - Are you helping young people learn about Michigan? Whether you're teaching in a classroom, at home or at a Scout or club meeting, we can help with information, lesson plans and historic images.
ORDER PUBLICATIONS from Travel Michigan - Sign up to receive the State of Michigan Highway map and the Michigan Travel Ideas Magazine. You can also subscribe to free monthly eNewsletters which contain many helpful travel ideas. Call 888-78-GREAT to request information.