The Friends of Michigan History is a group of diverse people united by a deep interest in Michigan's past. Through members' action and support, the Friends ensure that our rich Michigan heritage will remain a vibrant source of study and enjoyment for future generations.
The Friends of Michigan History provide much needed resources helping ensure continued excellence at the Michigan History Center, through educational and other programs within the Michigan History Museum System and the Archives of Michigan, including:
The Friends of Michigan History use knowledge and contacts to:
Being involved with the Friends of Michigan History is a clear and meaningful expression of your deep commitment to preserving Michigan's past. You may wish to attend Friends meetings, or become active in program planning or sponsorship. The level of involvement is up to you.
The Friends of Michigan History meet on the second Monday (except where noted) of every month. If you are a Friends member or are considering becoming one, please join us for our next meeting at the Michigan Library and Historical Center. Meetings begin at 10 a.m. in the Commission Room on the fifth floor, east wing.
The Michigan Library and Historical Center is located at 702 West Kalamazoo Street, Lansing. The building and visitor parking are on the north side of Kalamazoo Street, two blocks east of M. L. King Jr. Boulevard.