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Coopersville Area Historical Society & Museum

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Great small town place.

Looking for a great small town place, this is it! You can spend hours looking at history. very... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Brent V
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Made my husband's day!!

My husband was a big fan of Del Shannon in his youth, so when we found this museum in Coopersville... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Oct 3, 2017
“Great small town place.”
Jul 10, 2017
“Made my husband's day!!”
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363 Main St, Coopersville, MI 49404-1234
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Looking for a great small town place, this is it! You can spend hours looking at history. very interesting displays, and great staff. Well worth the visit.

Thank Brent V
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My husband was a big fan of Del Shannon in his youth, so when we found this museum in Coopersville in was a must see! The Del Shannon exhibit is quite a small area but contains quite a few items of interest. The curators were...More

Thank Jocar256
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This is a fun little museum packed with history of coopersville. Info on local war heroes, a local musician, the local drug store and a one room school house is all here. It was very interesting and fun to enlander around. The knowledgeable docents are...More

Thank Carla C
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Visiting this museum will bring back good memories for the oder generation while showing the younger ones what it was like 'in the day'. Interesting exhibits, hands on stuff, and a well presented display make this unique museum well worth a visit when you are...More

Thank Jerry H
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I have visited Coopersville several times. The first was to go to this museum since I am a huge fan of Del Shannon. The curators at the museum know their stuff! Not only information about Del Shannon, but the town's history as well. They have...More

Thank Melissa Z
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We came to Michigan because I am a big fan of Del Shannon and I wanted to see the museum and the town he grew up in we were not disappointed and we would love to visit one August when the Del Shannon car show...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 16 April 2014

We have lived in Coopersville for 35+ yrs and had never visited the museum until last year. What a pleasant surprise awaited us when we finally walked thru the museum doors! The place is so much larger than its modest street front suggests and is...More

Thank Ronmsparks
Reviewed 17 September 2013

This is an old interurban railroad substation which is now an historical museum. There is a restored interurban trolley car parked outside next to the museum. Inside are displays representing this area of Michigan, including a reproduction of an early schoolroom.

Thank Jack F
Reviewed 19 March 2013

Wow! There is a lot of history in this town you never knew about! I love the history of the railway and how it started! Very interesting and the hostess is so informative! She truly loves this town and the history! If you want to...More

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 18 November 2012

I like that the curators switch out the displays. I have been there for a concert and several banquets.

Thank P W
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