Higgins Lake Nursery and CCC Museum Visitor Information
The Civilian Conservation Corps Museum is located in North Higgins Lake State Park near Roscommon, 15 miles south of Grayling, along Roscommon Road. Exit from I-75 or U.S. 127.
Admission to the Higgins Lake Nursery and CCC Museum is free. A Michigan State Parks Recreation Passport is required for entry to the park.
- May 12 - 27: Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; other times by appointment
- May 28 through September 3: Daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- September 4 - 29: Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; other times by appointment
- October - by appointment
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Please allow one hour to tour the museum and the outdoor exhibits. The park offers the Historic Higgins Lake Nursery, camping, picnicking, hiking and swimming. See a map of the site.
Pets: Pets accompanied by and under the control of their human friends are welcomed on the grounds of this site. Pets may not enter any building. For further information, please refer to the DNR web page, Pets in State Park Campgrounds.
All public buildings are accessible to people with a mobility impairment. Designated parking is available. Trails through interpretive area are graded and constructed of crushed limestone gravel.
Send us an e-mail or telephone 989-348-6178.
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