Museums & Observatory

Museums & Observatory

 

Explore history through the exhibits of a Newaygo County museum or reach for the stars at our observatory.

 

Expand Your Mind.

The Experience of Exploration

Our museum and observatory offer two unique ways to expand your knowledge about the history of our past and galaxies beyond. Explore the rich educational opportunities of our region.

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Stories of the Past & Future

Harvest Fest Returns to Fremont!

The Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the schedule of events for the 16th Annual Fremont Harvest Festival, slated to be Thursday September 22nd, Friday September 23rd and Saturday 24th. The Fremont Harvest Festival celebrates the rich farming...

Labor Day Weekend Logging Festival

Labor Day Weekend Logging Festival

The Logging Festival in Newaygo has been a part of Labor Day weekend for more than 60 years.  I have been trying to research the changes throughout the years and have learned that while some of the weekend’s events and activities have changed, the common theme of...

8 Stops For a Unique Gift

8 Stops For a Unique Gift

    Like it or not, the holiday shopping season is here!  I’m probably more guilty than most of having a certain distinct box showing up on my porch on a regular basis, but this year is more important than ever to support small businesses.     I’ve put...

Make a Weekend of it!

Newaygo is the perfect spot to expand your experience of the world around you. Whether you are planning an overnight stay or a week long visit, we have just the right spot to rest and renew. What are you waiting for?